Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Mary Ludington'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1960, p.203, Reg. No.510: An 8 year old chance C.japonica seedling that first flowered 1957. Originated by S.L. Marbury, Wilmington, North Carolina, USA. Growth habit, upright and medium with dark green leaves, 7 cm x 3.8 cm. Flowers semi-double, similar to Finlandia, pink and white variegated, also solid pink, 7.5 cm across x 3.7 cm deep with 30-35 petals with a few petaloids and yellow stamens. Flowers mid-season. Sport: Mary Ludington Pink.