Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Dr. Hagood'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1955, p.336, Reg. No.236: A 15 year old chance seedling, originated by Dr Haywood Smith, South Carolina, USA that first flowered 1954. Plant growth slow. Flower buds oval to round, dark red. The very dark red, purplish flowers, 7-8 cm across, are complete formal double, similar to Alba Plena, with 62 petals. Late flowering.