Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Anne Askew'
Shao, Taichong, 1992, The Observations from the Camellia World, p.10. Chinese synonym for the USA C.japonica Anne Askew.
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1974, p.167, Reg. No.1278: A 24 year old C.japonica chance seedling that first bloomed 1956; originated by J. Thomas Askew, Athens, Georgia, USA. Plant growth, average, medium in rate, with dark green leaves 10 cm long by 5 cm wide. The semi-double, ‘Donckelaeri’ (Masayoshi) type, bloom is rose-pink with 15 petals, golden yellow stamens and yellow filaments. It is over 10 cm across and 3.5 cm deep. Slightly fimbriated with a crepe-like finish. Long bloomer from early to late.