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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Melanie's Favorite'
» English Description
ACS Registration #3076. This 12-year-old C. japonica chance seedling first bloomed in 2007. It was originated, registered, and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia. Bloom: The large sized 10.16cm x 5.08cm semi-double to loose peony form flower is white in the center shading to pale pink with deeper pink stripes. It has yellow anthers and white filaments. The blooms have consistent form, are long lasting, and fall in one piece. Plant: The plant habit is upright and open. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses. Leaf: The medium green leaves average 9.525cm x 4.445cm with low serration. Bloom season:Midseason to late.
Flower Size： 10-13 cm
Blooming Season： 1-5 Month United States