Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Laura Claire'
» English Description
ACS, The Camellia Journal, Dec. 2005, p.28 with colour photo p.29, Reg. No. 2664. A chance seedling that first flowered 1995. Originated by C.M. and Lillian Gordy, Ocala, Fla., USA, and propagated by Erinon Nursery, Plymouth, Florida. The 7.5 cm diameter, formal double flowers are soft pink, fading to cream at the centre. Incurving of the petals often gives the edges an appearance of deep lavender pink. American Camellia Yearbook, 2005, p.43 with colour photo p.c5. Plant growth is upright and open, with light green leaves, 7.5 cm x 4.5 cm.Flowers mid-season.