Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Mildred Gilmore'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1978, p.133, Reg. No.1475: A medium size, deep red single C.japonica chance seedling, that blooms mid-season to late. Orignated by W.L. Gilmore, Conroe, Texas, USA. The 20 year old seedling first bloomed 1963 and has 8-10 petals. Average size, 9.5 cm across x 7 cm deep. Petals heavily veined with one or two rabbit ears. Plant growth is upright and rapid with dark green leaves, 11 cm long x 5 cm wide.