Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Lydia Adams'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1961, p.226, Reg. No.566: A 9 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1958; originated by Ben Marshall, Mobile, Alabama, USA. Plant growth is upright and rapid in rate with dark green leaves, 5 cm long x 3.8 cm wide. The peony form, soft pink flowers with white stamens, are 11 cm across x 6 cm deep with 35 petals and 5 petaloids. Blooms early to mid-season.