Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'George O. Anderson'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1959, p.273, Reg. No.400: A 5 year old seedling from Japanese seed; originated by Dr John B. Anderson, Mississippi, USA that first bloomed 1957. Plant growth is open, spreading and medium in rate. The dark green leaves average 8.5 cm x 4 cm. In form the flowers range from semi-double to rose form double similar to ‘Mathotiana’, (Julia Drayton). The flowers are rose-pink like Simeon and have 36-50 petals, 7-10 petaloids and yellow stamens - all central. Size is 10-11 cm across x 7.5-8 cm deep. Flowers mid-season to late.