Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Johanna Howerton Rehder'
» English Description
ACS, The Camellia Journal, Aug. 1999, p.14, Reg. No.2492. A chance seedling with light pink inner petals and dark pink outer. Flowers profusely early to late. Originated by Henry B. Rehder, Sr, Wilmington, N.C., USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 1999, p.2, colour photo before p.1. The 10 year old seedling first flowered in 1992. Flowers are 8.2 cm across x 3.8 cm deep, with 24 petals and 6 petaloids. Plant growth is very vigorous and upright, with dark green leaves 7.5 cm long x 3.8 cm wide.