Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Mary Anderson'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1960, p.202, Reg. No.506: A seedling of Rosea Superba that first bloomed 1958; originated by Gus Roberts, Savannah, Georgia, USA. Plant growth is upright, sturdy and rapid with dark green leaves, 11 cm x 5 cm. The rich red, semidouble flowers, similar to Coral Pink Lotus, are 11-13 cm. across x 5.5 cm deep, with 16-18 petals, occasional petaloids and white stamens. Blooms mid-season. Sport: Mary Anderson Variegated.