Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Michael Jackson'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1961, p.227, Reg. No.557: A 7 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1959, originated by M.P. Jackson, Florence, South Carolina, USA. Plant growth is upright, dense and medium with dark green leaves, 8 cm x 4.5 cm. The semi-double flowers, similar to Finlandia, are pure white with rippled petals and compact, yellow stamens. The flower is 13 cm across x 5 cm. deep with 18 petals. Blooms mid-season to late.