Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia sasanqua 'Geoffrey James'
» English Description
ACRS, Camellia News, 1998, No.147, p.13, colour photo p.19, Reg. No.510. Originated by Colleen Sherrington, Balwyn North, Victoria, Australia. A chance seedling that first flowered 1994. A light pink (RHS.CC.63C) Elegans-form flower of 12 petals and numerous petaloids with deeper edged petal margins (RHS.CC.63B). Flower size is 5 cm across x 2 cm deep. Flowers early to mid-season on an upright plant of medium growth. Leaves light olive green, matt, ovate, moderate serrations, 4.5 cm long x 2 cm wide. Petals flat, filaments scattered. Strong perfume. Flowers can open formal double.