Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Bernadine'
» English Description
RHS, 1980-1981, Rhododendrons with Magnolias and Camellias, p.71; Wisley Trials 1980. Raised by K.M. White, Axminster, Devon, England. Plant, vigorous, compact and erect habit; free flowering. Leaves 7 cm x 3 cm, dark, glossy green. Flowers, 10 cm across, semidouble with 24 petaloids and numerous stamens, a very pale shade of Red-Purple Group 61D, becoming much paler towards margins, with a fine veining of deeper colour. Mid-season to late flowering. Originated in England.