Chosen by Gianmario Motta
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Charley V.'
Charlie V. SCCS, Supplementary List 2011. Variation of spelling for Charley V.
» English Description
ACS, The Camellia Journal, Dec. 2009, p.29, Regn No. 2773; Originated by Hal Vanis, Henderson, Tex., USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 2009, p.108 with colour photo; A 12 year old chance seedling, first flowered in 2000. Medium size, 9.5 cm diameter x 6.5 deep, loose peony form with upstanding petals, red splashed with white, and with yellow anthers. 16 petals and 14 petaloids. Plant is upright and vigorous. Dark green leaves average 9 cm x 3.8 cm. Flowers mid-season. SCCS, Supplementary List 2011, name given as Charlie V.