Chosen by Yves CHAPEL
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Den Burton'
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, March 1999, Issue No.132, vol.XXI, No.1, p.15, Reg. No.402. Registered by N. Haydon, Takanini, New Zealand. A chance seedling with characteristics typical of C.reticulata x C.japonica. Flowers are very large peony form, 13 cm diameter x 8 cm deep,with some intermingled stamens, and the colour is bright scarlet red (RHS.CC. 52A). Plant is upright and of medium density and growth rate for its type. Dark green leaves are 12 cm long x 5 cm wide.