Chosen by Gianmario Motta
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Blanche Graham'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1960, p.194, Reg. No.479: A 7 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1960; originated by Julington Nurseries, Inc., Florida, USA. The plant growth is average in habit and medium rapid in rate. The dark green leaves average, 8.5 cm x 5 cm. The loose, peony form flowers, 12.5 cm across and 6 cm deep, are a glowing rose, veined with darker rose, petals edged silvery blue. There are 30-50 petals; the exterior, waved and curved; interior, waved and folded, standing high and apart around centre grouped stamens. Mid-season blooming.