Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Mary O'Donnell'
Species/Combination：C. reticulata hybrid
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1992, p.36, Reg. No.2264, colour photo pp.41-42: A medium to large size, phlox pink, peony to rose form to formal double C.reticulata hybrid (Lilette Witman x Hulyn Smith). Blooms early to late. Originated by Jack Mandarich, Menlo Park, California USA. The 11 year old seedling first flowered 1987. Average flower size is 10 cm across x 5 cm deep with 35+ petals and golden anthers. Plant growth is upright, spreading, dense and vigorous in rate with light green leaves 11.2 cm long x 5 cm wide. Chinese synonym ‘Dongnaier’.