Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Little Joy'
» English Description
ACRS, Camellia News, 1992, No.123, p.4, Reg. No.409: Originated by Doug Haviland, Asquith, NSW, Australia. Seed parent Chō-chō-san. Pollen parent unknown. First flowered 1984. The rose-pink (RHS.CC.58D) anemone form flower has 8 guard petals and 130 petaloids, 8.5 cm across x 4 cm deep. Free flowering mid-season to late on an upright, medium spreading bush. Leaves glossy green, elliptic, margins serrate, flat auminate apex, 6.5 cm long x 3 cm wide.