Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Candy Stick'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1955, p.335, Reg. No.241: A 12 year old seedling of Finlandia Variegated; originated by Earl D. Hudson, California, USA. First flowered 1949. Plant growth, open and upright in type, rapid and compact in manner; similar to its seed parent. Flower buds, ovoid, light green. The flower varies from 8.5-12.5 cm across and its colour is white striped dark red. In form it is incomplete double with mixed petaloids, similar to Nobilissima. It usually has a row of guard petals with tufts of stamens and petaloids. The edges of the petals are fimbriated. Mid-season flowering.