Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Katherine Chisholm'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1978, p.131, Reg. No.1472: A large, medium pink, semi-double, chance seedling of C.japonica; mid-season blooming. Originated by Frank A. Chisholm, Savannah, Georgia, USA. The 5 year old seedling first bloomed 1977 and has Frizzle White type blooms with 15-20 petals and 7-9 petaloids, white filaments and yellow anthers, 11 cm across x 7 cm deep. Unique, irregular bloom, folded and twisted rabbit ears and scattered stamens. Plant growth upright and average in rate with dark green leaves 11 cm x 5 cm.