Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Harvey Taylor'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1982, p.173, Reg. No.1836: A large, brilliant red, anemone form C.japonica chance seedling; early to mid-season blooming. Originated by Harvey Taylor, Louisiana, USA. First bloomed 1979. Average flower size,11 cm across x 5.5 cm deep with many petals and petaloids and bright yellow anthers on red filaments. The flower has two rows of guard petals, interspersed with petaloids. Plant growth is spreading, medium in rate with dark green leaves, 12.5 cm x 6 cm.