Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Joyce Connell'
Species/Combination：C. reticulata hybrid
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1977, p.213, Reg. No.1445: A very large, lavender rose, single reticulata hybrid, early to late flowering. The 16 year old C.reticulata hybrid (Buddha x unknown) first flowered 1968. Originated by David L. Feathers, Lafayette, California, USA. The single type bloom has 9 petals, golden anthers and white filaments. Average size, 15 cm across x 7.5 cm deep. Plant growth is spreading, open and very rapid, with light green leaves, 11-12 cm long x 5.5 cm wide.