Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Flossie Smith'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.88, Reg. No.824: A 15 year old chance seedling that first flowered 1957. Originated by Smith’s Nursery, Theodore, Alabama, USA. Plant growth habit is upright, open and medium in rate with dark green leaves averaging 7.8 cm x 5 cm. The peony form flower is 7.5-8 cm across x 5 cm deep with 18 petals and 185-300 petaloids. Colour light red. Flowers mid-season.