Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Arlene Ignico'
SCCS, 1954, The Camellia, Its Culture and Nomenclature, p.27. Orthographic error for Arlene Ignico.
» English Description
Wheeler, 1950, American Camellia Yearbook, p.123, 125, black and white photo: This is a 1940 seedling which flowered at 10 years of age. It is a loosely formed, incomplete double, a 12.5 cm flower with lanceolate foliage, varying from small to medium in size and crenately margined. The petalage is of unusual form and is a lovely shade of red. Named for General R.V. Ignico, Commander of the Warner Robins Material Area. Registration No.84 with the ACS. Orthographic error: ‘Arlene Ignicio’. Sport: Arlene Ignico Variegated.