Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Barbara Botts'
» English Description
ACS, May 1995, The Camellia Journal, vol.50, No.2, p.15, Reg. No.2321: Large white with pink stripes, C.japonica chance seedling. Blooms mid-season to late. Originated by Walter A. Wilson, Augusta, Georgia, USA. ACS, 1995, American Camellia Yearbook, p.2 and colour photo: The 30 year old seedling first bloomed 1978. Average flower size is 11 cm across x 5.5 cm deep with 21 petals, 4-5 petaloids and yellow anthers. Plant growth is upright and medium in rate with light green leaves 8 cm long x 5.5 cm wide.