Chosen by Gianmario Motta
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Cathy Jones'
» English Description
ACS, The Camellia Journal, Sept. 2007, p.C15 with colour photo; Reg. No. 2707. A chance seedling that first flowered in 2002. Originated by Dr Luther Baxter, Clemson, S.C., USA, and propagated by Dr Baxter and Jack E. Jones, Anderson, S.C. The 7.5cm 10 cm flower is salmon pink at the base, fading to lighter pink at the edges. Formal double to rose form double with yellow stamens and white filaments. Flowers mid-season. Plant growth is upright and vigorous. American Camellia Yearbook, 2007, p.67 with colour photo; Dark green leaves are 9 cm x 5 cm. American Camellia Yearbook, 2008, p.128; Flower measurements are corrected to 9.5-10 cm diameter x 4.5 cm deep.
Blooming Season： United States