Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Dr. John Vaughn'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1972, p.129, Reg.No.1181: An 18 year old chance seedling that first flowered 1955; originated by Judge H.C. Petteway, Florida, USA. Plant growth, upright, spreading and medium in rate with dark green leaves, 12.5 cm long by 6 cm wide. The formal double bloom is bright rose with 40 petals. It measures 10-12 cm and 5 cm deep and blooms early to mid-season. The blooms are often lighter-coloured in the centre.