Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'La Verne Ragland'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1970, p.166, Reg. No.1073: A 5 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1964. Originated by Reg Ragland, Pauma Valley, California, USA. Plant growth is upright, average and dense with medium sized, dark green leaves. The formal double flower is brilliant red, 9 cm across x 2.5 cm deep and has 14 outside petals and 30 smaller petals. Blooms mid-season.