Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Flaming Youth'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1977, p.211, Reg. No.1447: A large, brilliant, light red, single seedling C.reticulata that blooms early to mid-season. A chance seedling of a wild form reticulata that first bloomed 1970. Originated by David L. Feathers, Lafayette, California, USA. It is a single type bloom of 9-11 petals with yellow anthers and white filaments. Average size 12.5 cm across x 7.5 cm deep. Blooms early to mid-season. Plant growth is open and rapid in rate with light green leaves, 12.5 cm x 5.5 cm.