Chosen by Gianmario Motta
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Christine Collins'
» English Description
Christine Collins. (C. japonica) ACS, Yearbook 2011, p.139 with colour photo; Regn No.2816. A 25 year old seedling, first flowered 1996. Originated by James P. Taylor, Quitman, Ga., USA, and registered by Christine T. Collins. Propagated by Mark Crawford, Loch Laurel Nursery. Medium to large flower, 10 cm diameter x 7.5 cm deep with 50 petals. Semi-double to loose peony form is blush pink, and has a slightly flared ring of stamens with yellow anthers and white filaments. Slow, upright growth. Dark green leaves are 10 cm x 6.5 cm.