Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Mavis Edna'
» English Description
ACRS, Camellia News, 1993, No.127, p.8, Reg. No.417: Originated by Don O’Reilly Ainslie, ACT, Australia. A chance seedling that first flowered 1977. Formal double, white, 40 petals, 9 cm across x 3 cm deep, petals rounded to cuspidate. Sometimes imbricated, usually star-shaped and tiered. Slow, compact, bushy growth; leaves glossy mid-green, flat, ovate-elliptic, apices apiculate, margins serrate, 10 cm long x 7 cm wide. Free flowering, mid-season to late.