Chosen by Don Bergamini
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Garden Party'
» English Description
Garden Party. (C. japonica). Registered in 2019. ACS Registration #3158. This 14-year-old C. japonica chance seedling of 'Elegans Miniata' first bloomed in 2015. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia. Bloom: The large to very large sized 12.7 cm x 7.0 cm full peony to loose peony form flower is light pink in the center to deeper medium pink on the edges. It has yellow anthers and cream filaments. This profuse bloomer is long lasting, has heavy petal texture, a consistent form and falls in one piece. Plant: The plant habit is upright and open. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses. Leaf: The medium green leaves have low serration and average 7.6 cm x 4.4 cm. Bloom season: Early to midseason.
Blooming Season： United States