Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Miss Western Hills'
Species/Combination：C. japonica hybrid
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, March 2002, Issue No.141, vol.XXII, No.5, p.13, Reg. No.441. Registered by J.R. Finlay, Whangarei, New Zealand. A cross between C.hybrid Fragrant One x C.japonica Tama-no-ura, which first flowered in 1998. The flower is of peony to anemone form, 11 cm diameter x 5.5 cm deep, with 35 petals, and 35 petaloids which hide the stamens. The colour shades attractively from a medium pink (RHS.CC.55C) in the outer part of the flower to a light creamy pink (RHS.CC.27C) at the centre. The plant is floriferous, and the flowers are lightly scented. The rapid-growing bush is upright, of medium density, with dark green leaves 9 cm long x 5 cm wide. Flowers mid-season to late.