Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Mary Myrick'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1975, p.239, Reg. No.1365: A 10 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1965. Originated by Emanuel Kronstadt, Savannah, Georgia, USA. Plant growth is upright and medium with dark green leaves, 10 cm long x 4 cm wide. The semi-double ‘Herme’ (Hikarugenji) type bloom is light pink blush, yellow anthers and white filaments with 36-40 petals and 7-10 petaloids. Average size is 9.5 cm across x 5.5 cm deep. Blooms mid-season.