Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Betty Cromley'
» English Description
ACS., Feb.1989, The Camellia Journal, vol.44, No.1, p.12, Reg. No.2114: Large size, deep, salmon red, semi-double to peony form C.japonica chance seedling that blooms mid-season to late. Originated by Johnny Aldrich, Brookley, Georgia, USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 1989, p.118: A 15 year old seedling that first bloomed 1977. Average flower size, 10 cm across x 5 cm deep with 22 petals, 4 petaloids, yellow anthers and white filaments. Plant growth is upright and medium with dark green leaves, 10.5 cm long x 5 cm wide.