Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Chittagong'
Bob Wines Nursery Catalogue, 1985-1986, p.5. Orthographic error for Chittagong.
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1971, p.45, Reg. No.1142: A 13 year old, chance C.reticulata seedling, first flowered 1961 and originated by Mrs M.I. Peer, Los Angeles, California, USA. Plant habit is spreading and medium in rate with dark green leaves, 12.5 cm long by 4 cm wide. The semi-double bloom, (similar to Frizzle White) is sweet pea red and measures 12.5-13 cm across and 5 cm deep. Blooms mid-season. Orthographic error ‘Chittacong’.