Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Chandler's Victory'
Mark S. Cannon, Scion Catalogue, 1962, p.2. Orthographic error for Chandler’s Victory.
» English Description
Waterhouse, 1952, Camellia Trail, p.30: Raised by B. Chandler, nurseryman, Bayswater, Victoria, Australia from seed that came from Japan. A large coral pink of the peony type. First announced by the Melbourne Herald, 15/7/47 with photographs and account of its origin. The name ‘Victory’ given to it by its owner was changed to Chandler’s Victory when it was discovered that there was already a camellia ‘Victory’ of an earlier date. See colour plate p.21, ACRS., 1977, Camellia News, No.66. Orthographic error ‘Chancler’s Victory’. Chandler’s Waratah. Hazlewood & Jessep, 1972, Checklist - Camellia Cultivars from Nursery Catalogues, p.37. Synonym for Chandleri.