Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Duc de Bordeaux'
» English Description
Alex Verschaffelt, 1849-1850, Catalogue, p.45. No description.Verschaffelt, 1850, Nouvelle Iconograhie, Book V, pl.II: The petals of this variety are large, well rounded, spread out, imbricated, slightly emarginate, of a pink colour. At the centre they are small, oval, pointed and close set but still spread out. It was obtained as a seedling in France.