Chosen by Gianmario Motta
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Agnes Rowell'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1959, p.267, Reg. No.351: An 8-year old seedling originated by Milo E. Rowell, Fresno, California, USA, which first bloomed in 1953. Plant growth is dense, upright and rapid. The leaves average 12.5 cm x 5 cm. The strong red, (Munsel 2.5R5/12) semi-double flowers are 12.5-13 cm in width and 6-7.5 cm deep with 20 petals and 4-6 petaloids. Petals are waved and ruffled in 3 rows surrounding conspicuously clustered, yellow stamens. Flowering season, late. Sport: Agnes Rowell Variegated.