Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Dark Nite'
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, vol.XII, No.2, P.7, Reg. No.167: A seedling raised by L.E. Jury, New Plymouth, New Zealand from a cross, C.hybrid Joyful Bells x C.japonica Australis that first flowered 1971. Growth rate is medium to form an upright plant of open density. The light green leaves average 7 cm x 4 cm. Colour is crimson with yellow anthers and pink filaments. The 14 outer petals surround a dense centre burst of petaloids. Flowers midseason to late.