Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Matthew Cooper'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1981, p.102, Reg. No.1727: A small, soft, misty blush, formal double C.japonica chance seedling. mid-season blooming. Originated by Mrs Henry S. Stone, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA. The 10 year old seedling first bloomed 1976. Average flower size 7.5 cm across x 3.2 cm deep with 82 petals and bud centre with about 50 more. The bloom has minute, misty specks with a few tiny streaks and deep pink specks. Plant growth is upright and medium with dark green leaves, 6 cm x 3.8 cm.