Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Carl M. Allen Jr.'
» English Description
Carl M. Allen Jr. (C.japonica), ACS, The Camellia Journal, Aug. 2000, p.5 with colour photo, Reg.
No.2519. A rose red, sometimes with white variegation, anemone to peony form chance
seedling. Flowers early to mid-season. Originated by Henry Rehder, Sr, Wilmington, N.C.,
USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 2000, p.2, colour photo p.c9. The 10 year old seedling
first flowered in 1995. Average flower size is 8.2 cm across x 3.2 cm deep, with 24 petals, 14
petaloids, yellow anthers and cream filaments. Plant growth is spreading and average with
dark green leaves 7.5 cm long x 3.2 cm wide.