Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name： Camellia 'Araluen Star'
» English Description
Araluen Star. (C. hybrid). Australian Regn. No. 543. Applicant and originator: R.H. Campbell, 27 Cowan Street, Maddington, WA, 6019. A chance seedling of C. hybrid 'Prudence'. Pollen parent unknown. First flowered 1989. The semi-double pale to light pink flower of 18 petals is hose-in-hose, with stamens arranged in tubular form. RHS 65C. 100 mm x 45 mm. An erect growing plant of medium growth that flowers floriferously mid-season to late. Leaves mid-green, glossy, narrow and keeled, 75 mm x 30 mm. Spent flowers shatter. Flower form and shape similar to C. sasanqua 'Star above Star'. A plant of mass flowering habit. Planted in 'Araluen Park' in WA and displayed at camellia meetings. Application received from the Camellia Society of Western Australia Inc. Registered in 2002.
Blooming Season： Australia