Chosen by Don Bergamini
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Bel's Beauty'
» English Description
Bel's Beauty. (C. japonica). Registered in 2019. ACS Registration Number 3164. This 14-year-old C. japonica chance seedling of 'Beatrix Hoyt' first bloomed in 2009. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia. Bloom: The medium to large sized 10.2 cm x 5.1 cm formal double to loose peony form flower is white. The bloom consists stacked and pointed. petals. This profuse bloomer is long lasting, has heavy petal texture, a consistent form and falls in one piece. Plant: The plant habit is upright and dense. The growth rate is slow. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses. Leaf: The dark green leaves have low serration and average 7.6 cm x 3.8 cm. Bloom season: Midseason to late.