Chosen by Gianmario Motta
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia sasanqua 'Autumn White'
Meaning：Named after its blooming season
» English Description
Double flower, up to 7-8 cm wide, pure white, without any pink tinge, showing stamens. Filaments pale yellow, anthers full yellow. Rare petaloids. Abundant blooming. Leaves dented, lanceolate, slightly keeled, medium green, often patched by pale green virus. Habit upright, moderately open, with a medium growth. Early blooming season. In Lake Maggiore district (Italy) it blooms in November. Probably originated in a Tuscan nursery (Italy).