Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Courageous'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.86, Reg. No.863: A chance seedling of Iwane-shibori that bloomed for the first time 1961 at 10 years. Originated by J.F. Marscher, Beaufort, South Carolina, USA. Plant growth is slow. Leaves are dark green, 9.5 cm x 6 cm. The flower is anemone form, 11.5 cm across by 6 cm deep with 20 petals and 18 petaloids. The colour is strong red (25R5/12) with yellow anthers and white filaments. Petaloids are flecked with white. Blooms mid-season.