Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Capricci'
» English Description
Capricci. (C.japonica), ACS, The Camellia Journal, Nov. 2001, p.21, colour photo p.20, Reg. No.2554.
A peony form chance seedling, white with occasional pink stripes, gold anthers and creamy
white filaments. The plant has vigorous upright growth and flowers early to mid-season.
Originated by Clarence Gordy, Ocala, Fla., USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 2001, p.93,
colour photo p.c13. The 10 year old seedling first flowered in 1994. Can also throw solid pink
flowers, or pink with rose stripes. Average flower size is 10 cm across x 5 cm deep. The dark
green leaves are 10 cm long x 6.5 cm wide.