Chosen by Yves CHAPEL
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Joan Trehane'
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, 1979, vol.XI, No.3, p.22, Reg. No.153: A hybrid seedling C.saluenensis x C.japonica Hikarugenji, raised in New Zealand by L.E. Jury. It first flowered in 1965. The plant has a spreading, medium, dense habit, the foliage is dark green, 8.5 cm long x 5.5 cm wide. Flowering season - late. Flowers are rose form double to formal double with 35 petals and some petaloids. Its size is 10-12 cm across and colour clear rose-pink. This cultivar was awarded as an AGM (Award of Garden Merit) plant by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1993 at H5 rate (hardy: cold winter; -15°C to -10°C).
Flower Size： 10-12 cm
Blooming Season： 2-5 Month France