Chosen by Gianmario Motta
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Babs Alsip'
» English Description
ACS, The Camellia Journal, June 2004, p.28, colour photo p.29, Reg. No.2611: A 15 year old chance seedling which first flowered 1996. Originated by Ed Alsip, Stuart, Florida, USA, propagated by Gordon Eade, Pensacola, Fla. The semi-double flower is 10.8 cm across, with 11-14 white, fluted petals. Some flowers have 2-3 petaloids. American Camellia Yearbook, 2004, p.91, colour photo p.c1. Flowers mid-season. Upright, average growth. Light green leaves are 7.5 cm long x 3.8 cm wide.