Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Charles Kahn'
» English Description
Stowe, 1951, American Camellia Yearbook, p.282, with black and white photo, p.288; American Camellia Yearbook, 1956, p.59, Reg. No.276: An 11 year old chance seedling originated by J.L. Kahn, Pensacola, Florida, USA. First flowered, 1950. Plant growth, upright and rapid with medium green leaves, elliptic, acuminate and serrate. Flower buds are round and pinkish white. The incomplete double blooms, similar to Gloire de Nantes, are pinkish white with spots and streaks of red, average 9 cm across and have 25 petals. Flowers Mid-season.