Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Bertha Levi'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1967, p.223, Reg. No.920: A semi-double, chance seedling, first flowered 1960 at 9 years. Originated by H.E. Ashby, South Carolina, USA. Plant growth, upright and spreading, very rapid with dark green leaves, 11 cm long x 5 cm wide. Flower 11 cm across, opening flat with 15-19 petals. Colour red in cold weather to pink in warm. Blooms mid-season. Sport: Bertha Levi Variegated.