Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Anne Witman'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1972, p.125, Reg. No.1175: A 12 year old chance C.japonica seedling; originated by Mrs M.J. Witman, Macon, Georgia, USA. Plant growth, spreading and rapid with 8 cm x 5 cm, dark green leaves. The peony form bloom is fire red, with yellow anthers and white filaments. It is 12.5 cm across and 7.5 cm deep with 30 petals and a few petaloids. Blooms early. The petals are heart shaped and curl upwards with numerous bundles of stamens mixed in.