Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Cristy'
» English Description
ACRS., Camellia News, 1989, No.111, p.13, Reg. No.376: Originated by Alan Savage, Mount Pleasant, Western Australia. A chance seedling that first flowered 1980. A formal double of 75 petals, soft, pastel pink (RHS.CC.56D), 8 cm across x cm deep. Blooms mid-season on a bushy, slow growing plant. Leaves ovate, flat, deep green, matt surface, finely serrate. bunt apex, 7.5 cm long x 4.5 cm wide. First opens with a pointed bud centre.