Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Jerry Swint'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1973, p.191, Reg. No.1235: A 15 year old seedling of Blood of China that first bloomed 1961. Originated by Fred H. Smith, Stateburo, Georgia, USA. Plant growth is average with dark green leaves, 10.5 cm long x 5.5 cm wide. The semidouble, dark red bloom has yellow anthers and red filaments, 23 petals and 10 petaloids. Flower size, 10.5 cm across x 6 cm deep. Mid-season flowering.