Chosen by Gianmario Motta
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia sasanqua 'Biancaneve (C)'
» English Description
Irregular double to semi-double flower, pure white, without pink tinge, up to 8 cm wide. Leaves pale green. Habit upright and fast growth. The shape of the flower and the plant habit are rather similar to Pietro Capecchi's 'Principessa Borromeo'. Probably originated in Tuscany before 2002. The cultivar name is dedicated to Snow White, the protagonist of the Grimm's tale "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs". Another Italian sasanqua cultivar, originated by F.L.M., is also named 'Biancaneve'.
Blooming Season： Italy