Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Alice Valeria'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1959, p.267, Reg. No.375: An 11 year old chance seedling of Elegans. Originated by Mrs Guy R. Crosby, Pavo, Georgia, USA, which first flowered 1955. The dark green leaves, 10 cm x 5 cm, are borne on a plant, average in habit and medium rapid in rate of growth. The semi-double, bright red flowers, resemble ‘Hikarugenji’ in form. The flowers are 12.5 cm across x 5 cm deep, with 25 petals and 3 petaloids with pink veined stamens. Blooms mid-season.