Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Lafayette Beauty'
Species/Combination：C. reticulata hybrid
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1983, p.162, Reg. No.1917: A very large, silvery pink, semi-double, C.reticulata chance seedling of Lasca Beauty, mid-season flowering. Originated by David L. Feathers, Lafayette, California, USA. The 6 year old seedling first bloomed 1983. Average flower size 15 cm across x 6 cm deep with 20 petals, yellow anthers and white filaments. Plant growth is upright and rapid with dark green leaves, 12.5 cm long x 7 cm wide.