Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Bart Colbert'
» English Description
Gentry, 1971, ACS, The Camellia Journal, vol.26, No.4, p.21. No description. American Camellia Yearbook, 1979, p.102, Reg. No.1503: A very large, strong pink, rose form to formal double, C.japonica seedling of Adolphe Audusson x R.L. Wheeler; mid-season blooming; originated by Ralph E. May, Georgia, USA. The 12 year old seedling first bloomed 1968 and has 45 petals, yellow stamens and light yellow filaments. Plant growth is upright, average and medium in rate with dark green leaves, 11 cm long x 6 cm wide. Commercially introduced in 1969. Sport: Bart Colbert Variegated.