Chosen by Don Bergamini
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Be Mine'
» English Description
Be Mine (C. japonica) ACS Registration #3100. Registered in 2019. This 14-year-old C. hybrid chance seedling of 'Bonnie Marie' first bloomed in 2014. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia. BLOOM: The large sized 11.4 cm x 6.4 cm semi-double form flower is light pink shading to dark pink. It has yellow anthers and cream filaments. This profuse bloomer is long lasting with consistent form and falls in one piece. PLANT: The plant habit is upright and open. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses. LEAF: The dark green leaves average 10.8 cm x 4.4 cm with low serration. BLOOM SEASON: Midseason to late.