Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Angelique'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1986, p.88, Reg. No.2016: A miniature to small, ivory white, formal double, C.japonica, chance seedling, mid-season blooming. Originated by Mrs Henry S. Stone, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA. The 26 year old seedling first bloomed 1969. Average flower size, 5.5 cm across by 2.5 cm deep with 142 petals arranged in 6 whorls like a 6 pointed star. Plant is upright and medium in rate with dark green leaves, 7.5 cm x 3.8 cm. The name ‘Angelique’ is let stand for this cultivar as the Verschaffelt cultivar is believed extinct.