Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Marie Wood'
» English Description
Fruitland Nursery Catalogue, 1949-1950: No description. Fendig, 1950, American Camellia Catalogue: Large, white, semi-double, 12.5 cm across x 3.8 cm deep. There are 4 rows of petals, some of which are 5 cm long and lobed. Buds, unusually showy, are 5 cm long and open like a rose. The foliage is dark green, oval, 10 cm x 5 cm, serrated and curled. A seedling originated by Mr & Mrs W.T. Wood, Overlook Avenue, Macon, Georgia, USA, from seed of unknown parentage imported from Japan. Registered as No.67 with the ACS. See black and white photo, p.144, Hertrich, 1959, Camellias in theHuntington Gardens, vol.III.