Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Christian McSween'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1962-1963, p.216,Reg. No.593: A chance seedling of ‘Donckelaeri’ (Masayoshi), first bloomed 1959, originated by Mrs S.J. Raborn, Andalusia, Alabama, USA. Plant growth is dense, average and medium in rate with dark green leaves, 8.5 cm x 5.5 cm. The semi-double flower, 12.5 cm across by 5-6 cm deep, is deep pink with yellow stamens and 15 petals. It has a ruffled inner row of petals. The centre petals divide the stamens into fascicles. One petal variegates. Mid-season flowering.