Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Carolyn Willis'
Feray’s Fine Flowers Catalogue, 1960. Orthographic error for Carolyn Willis.
» English Description
Griffin, ed., 1959, Camellian, p.16, in an advert. for Wheelers Central Georgia Nursery; American Camellia Yearbook, 1957, p.298-299, Reg. No.299: An 11 year old chance seedling, originated by Wheelers Central Georgia Nursery, Georgia, USA that first bloomed 1954. Plant growth is upright and open with mid-green leaves, 10 cm long by 4.5 cm wide. The flowers are white with light rose pink stripes, and average 11.5 cm diameter and 5.8 cm deep, with 15 petals and 15 petaloids. Flowers mid-season. Orthographic error ‘Caroline Willis’. Black and white photo, p.82, Sharp, 1957, Camellia Illustrated.