Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Emest J. Palmer'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.88, Reg. No.819: A chance seedling 8-9 years old, originated by Mrs Ernest J. Palmer, Savannah, Georgia, USA. The plant has long, dark green, serrated leaves with acuminate apex, 9-10 cm long x 4.5-6 cm wide. The rose form, double bloom is between pink and red with deeper coloured veins. Variegated towards the centre with white streaks. Petals wavy and thick, stamens white. Blooms measure 10.5-13 cm across and 4 cm deep with 44-48 petals and 3-5 petaloids. Blooms early to mid-season.