Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Gujō-otome'
» English Description
Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.49, colour photo, p.212, description: Small flower, light bluish red with venation of a deeper colour, normal double, 28-32 petals, outer petals rounded, becoming pointed towards the centre, rare sterile stamens at centre when fully open. Leaves elliptic, yellowish green, medium serrations, prominent venation. Early blooming. Dwarf growth. Originated in the Chūbu District, Japan.