Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Alma Halecki'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1977, p.207, Reg. No.1424: A large size, white, anemone form C.japonica. A 10 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1972. Originated by Joseph R. Halecki, Wilmington, North Carolina, USA. The bloom has 20 petals, 30 petaloids, yellow centre and white filaments. Average size is 11 cm across x 5 cm deep. An abundance of blooms, mid-season to late flowering. Cold hardy. Plant growth is compact, upright and rapid with dark green leaves, 10.2 cm x 5 cm.