Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Flora Eyster'
» English Description
Tammia Nursery 1986, ACS., The Camellia Journal, vol.41, No.4, back cover illustration: Twenty large, snow white, fluted petals, surrounding 30 petaloids. Flowers 12.5 cm across x 7.5 cm deep. A chance seedling originated by Ferol and Sam Zerkowsky, Slidell, Louisiana, USA. Mid-season flowering. Reg. No.2031 with the ACS, 1987. American Camellia Yearbook, 1987, p.81 with colour photo between p.60-61: The 8 year old seedling first bloomed 1983. Average flower size, 12.5 cm across x 7.5 cm deep with 20 large, flared petals, 30 petaloids, yellow anthers and white filaments. Plant growth is upright, spreading, average and medium in rate with dark green leaves 7.5 cm x 3.2 cm.