Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Chatham'
Charmwood Nursery, 1967, ACS., The Camellia Journal, vol.22, No.1, p.35. Orthographic error for Chatham.
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1965, p.228, Reg.No.766: A 6 year old chance seedling that first flowered 1962, originated by J.M. Jones, Savannah, Georgia, USA. Plant growth is of average density, medium in rate with dark green leaves averaging, 9 cm long x 3 cm wide. The semi-double to anemone form flowers are Turkey red with yellow anthers and red to yellow filaments. they are 15.5 cm across and 6.5 cm deep with 13 petals and 3-15 petaloids. Early Flowering. Orthographic error: ‘Chatam’.Sport: Chatham Variegated.