Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Amy Stephens'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1974, p.229, Reg. No.1320: A 13 year old, chance C.japonica seedling, that first bloomed 1966; originated by J.Thomas Agnew, Athens, Georgia, USA. Plant growth is upright, medium in rate with 8 cm x 5 cm dark green leaves. The semi-double, ‘Herme’, (Hikarugenji) type, bloom is deep pink with 23-24 petals and 2-5 petaloids, yellow anthers, and whitish yellow filaments. Average size is 10 cm across x 3.7 cm deep. Blooms late season.