Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Ilam Cherry'
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, 1977, vol.X, No.3, p.15, Reg. No.130: Originated by Mrs A.M. Coker, Christchurch, New Zealand from seed supplied by John Sobeck, California, USA. The flowers are semi-double, 15 cm x 9 cm, with 12 petals and a number of petaloids around bright yellow stamens. The colour is bright cherry-red (RHS.CC. Red Group 54A) Strong, upright plant with dark green foliage, 13 cm x 4.5 cm. First flowered 1967