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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Bea Rogers'
Shao, Taichong, 1992, The Observations from the Camellia World, No.415, p.81. Chinese synonym for the USA C.japonica Bea Rogers.
» English Description
SCCS, May 1971, The Camellia Review; American Camellia Yearbook, 1972, p.126, Reg. No.1207: A 4 year old japonica seedling that first bloomed 1969; originated by Neal Rogers, Alabama, USA. Plant growth is upright, average and medium in rate with light green leaves, 9-10 cm long by 5-6 cm wide. The peony form, alabaster white bloom has gold anthers and filaments with 30 petals and 15-20 petaloids. It measures 15-17 cm across by 5-7.5 cm deep, glasshouse grown; normally 13 cm x 5 cm. It has a high centre, wavy petals and good substance. Blooms mid-season.