Chosen by Gianmario Motta
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Carolyn Bourke'
» English Description
ACRS, 1973, Camellia News, No.51, p.37, Reg. No.159: Originated by G.W. Hooper, N.S.W., Australia. A chance seedling from ‘Donckelaeri’ (Masayoshi). Seed planted 1967, flowered 1971. The plant has a dense, upright growth habit and blooms mid-season to late. The pink, 11 cm, semi-double flowers are produced abundantly. The deep green, 8.5 cm x 5 cm, obovate leaves have no secretions at their base, but sharply serrate at the apex.