Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Marianne O Marscher'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.95, Reg. No.859: A 10 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1960. Originated by John F. Marscher. Beaufort, South Carolina, USA. Habit is uright, open and medium. Leaves are light green, 11 cm x 5 cm. The rose form, double flower is strong red with yellow anthers and white filaments. Size 10-12.5 cm across x 6 cm deep with 40 petals. Most flowers have rose-bud formation, others resemble Tomorrow. Blooms mid-season.