Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Brookside'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.85, Reg. No.849: A 6 year old seedling, first bloomed 1959, originated by C.A. Coddingham, Florida, USA. Plant growth is upright, sturdy and dense with dark green leaves averaging 5.5 cm long by 4 cm wide. The anemoneform flower is light rosy pink, shading deeper pink on outer petals with bright yellow stamens with trumpet tips. Bloom is 13.5 cm across by 4 cm deep with 12-15 petals and numerous erect petals and rabbit ears. Blooms early to mid-season.