International Camellia Register
Home Cultivars Bethlehem Star

Bethlehem Star

Last Updated:2023/5/22 11:26:09 By:wangzhonglang


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2016

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Bethlehem Star'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name



» English Description

ACS Registration #3000. The Camellia Journal,71(3):29 with name and color photo. American Camellia Yearbook, 2016, p. 132 with color photo and description. This 14-year-old C. japonica chance seedling of ‘Snow Lady’ first bloomed in 2008. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia, USA. Bloom: The large sized 10.1cm x 5.1cm semi-double to loose peony form flower is white. It has yellow anthers and white filaments. This profuse bloomer falls in one piece and is long lasting with consistent form. 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 average 7.6cm x 6.3cm. Bloom season: Midseason to late.


Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season1-5 Month United States