Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'First Lady'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1965, p.233, Reg. No.805: A 9 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1959; originated in USA by Robert L. Sparkman, Florida. Plant growth is rapid with dark green leaves, 11 cm x 6 cm. The semi-double flowers, 15 cm in diameter x 7 cm deep have two or more rows of 12-14 petals with some petaloids. Colour is white with yellow anthers and white filaments. Blooms early to mid-season.