Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Christine Gonos'
Species/Combination：C. reticulata hybrid
» English Description
ACS 1994, The Camellia Journal, vol.49, No.3, p.34, Reg. No.2301; American Camellia Yearbook, 1994, p.60: Originated by Jack Mandarich, Menlo Park, California, USA. A seedling of C.reticulata hybrid Mouchang x (Mrs D.W. Davis x Estella d’Ancona) Large to very large; flowers pink. Blooms mid-season to late. The 10 year old seedling first flowered 1983. Average size bloom is 12.5 cm across x 6.2 cm deep. with 50+ petals. Plant growth is upright and spreading, open and average inrate with dark green leaves 8.7 cm long x 6.2 cm wide. Colour pl. between pp.64-65.