Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Anne Sydenstricker'
» English Description
Fruitland Nursery Catalogue, 1943-1944, p.26: Red variegated white, semi-double. Hertrich, 1959, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.III, p.7: Red, occasionally blotched white, semi-double, 9 cm across by 4.5 cm deep. Petals up to 12, obovate, cupped, 4.5 cm long by 3.5 cm wide, apices notched. Central column of erect stamens with creamy filaments, united one third of their length, small, golden anthers. Leaves, dark, glossy green, heavily cupped and twisted, elliptic, 7 cm long by 3.5 cm wide. Plant habit, upright, densely foliated. Mid-season to late flowering. Seedling originated by Alonzo Boardman, Augusta, Georgia, USA. Black and white photo, Hertrich, 1969, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol. III, p.9.