Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Lil Symonds'
» English Description
ACS, The Camellia Journal, Aug. 2001, p.21, colour photo p.20, Reg. No.2551. A semi-double to rose form double chance seedling, with deep red flowers, yellow anthers and yellow filaments. Flowers mid-season to late. The cold hardy plant has dense, upright, average growth. Originated by Elizabeth R. Scott, Aiken, S.C., USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 2001, p.95, colour photo p.c14. Average flower size is 11.5 cm across x 6.5 cm deep, with 24 fimbriated, heavy textured petals. Filaments are red at base. Leaves are 9.5 cm long x 4.5 cm wide.