Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Barbara Whaley'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1957, p.298, Reg. No.295: A sport of Candy Stripe first observed 1947. Originated by Hugh B. Whaley, Alabama, USA. The dark green leaves average 7.5 cm long by 4 cm wide. Flowers average 8.7 cm across with 17-20 petals and 67 petaloids intermixed with yellow stamens, and are somewhat like ‘Beauty of Holland’ in form. The colour is lighter than carmine rose with darker stripes. Flowers early to mid-season.