Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Crimson Fantasy'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1992, p.32, Reg. No.2235, colour photo between pp.40-41. A seedling of (Lady Mary Cromartie x Ville de Nantes Red) x unknown pollen parent. Originated by H. Hall, San Anselmo, California, USA. The 18 year old seedling first flowered 1979. Average flower size is 12.5 cm across x 6 cm deep with 30 petals, 10 petaloids and yellow-white filaments. Open cup-shape with bud centre. Plant growth is upright and average with glossy dark green leaves 10 cm long x 6 cm wide.