Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Apple Queen'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1954, p.301, Reg. No.184: A 10 year old chance seedling; originated by Hugh Shackelford, Albany, Georgia, USA. First flowered 1950. Plant growth is of average density and rapid in rate with rather pointed, medium size leaves. Flower buds are long, white with blush pink edges. The incomplete double flowers, white with pink edges, have 18-25 petals with rabbit ears in the centre and are from 10-12.5 cm across. Blooms mid-season to late.