Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Laverne Norris'
» English Description
ACS, The Camellia Journal, May 1998, p.18, Reg. No.2447. A very large, pink variegated white seedling of Nina Avery, pollen parent unknown. Flowers mid-season to late. Originated by Marvin Jernigan, Warner Robins, Ga., USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 1998, p.4, colour photo before p.1. The 18 year old seedling first flowered 1982. Average flower size is 14 cm across x 9 cm deep, with 40 petals, yellow anthers and white filaments. Plant growth is upright, spreading, dense and average with dark green fimbriated leaves 14 cm long x 5 cm wide.