Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Gulf Park'
» English Description
Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue: A medium sized, white-variegated, incomplete double. The colour is predominantly white splashed with spirea-red. Flower form similar to Gloire de Nantes. Buds are light green, long and slender. Leaves light green, elliptic, 7.5 cm x 3.8 cm. Texture is thin, apex sharp and slender, veins prominent, serration shallow and medium. Plant habit open, spreading and slow in rate. Originated by Mr & Mrs T.S. Clower, Gulfport, Mississippi, USA from seed of the cross Gloire de Nantes x ‘Herme’(Hikarugenji). First bloomed 1943. American Camellia Yearbook, 1954, Reg. No.132.