Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Ilam Mist'
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, 1973, vol.VIII, No.2, p.36, Reg. No.79: A seedling of an unknown C.reticulata supplied to Mrs A.M. Coker, Christchurch, New Zealand. by John Sobeck, California, USA. The plant has an upright, dense growth habit with leaves dark green, reticulate, 12 cm x 5 cm. The flower is semi-double, 12 petals and occasional petaloids. They measure up to 15 cm across x 6.5 cm deep. The colour is pink with darker veining, (RHS.CC.62B-63C) anthers yellow, filaments cream. Flowers early to mid-season.