Chosen by Gianmario Motta
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Cameo Rose'
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, 1992, Issue No.111, vol.XVII, No.4, p.7, Reg. No.295. Originated by Les Jury, New Zealand. First bloomed in 1988 and is now 11 years old. It is a seedling of C.x williamsii Fantastic x Elsie Jury, and is a semi-dwarf plant of average growth rate, with dark green leaves 8 cm long x 4 cm wide. The rose form double flower is 9 cm across x 4 cm deep with 60 petals. It is China rose pink (RHS.CC.58D) of symmetrical form, deeply notched petals. Flowers mid-season.