Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Joyner's Joy'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1961, p.225, Reg. No.554: 9 year old chance seedling that first flowered 1959; originated by Alton Joyner, Goldsboro, North Carolina, USA. Plant growth is upright, open and medium in rate with light green leaves, 10. cm x 6 cm. The peony form flowers, 10 cm across x 6 cm deep, have 12 dark rose, very ruffled and outstanding guard petals, a pompon centre, shading from rose to medium, light pink with about 200 petaloids.