Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Mister William'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1970, p.167, Reg. No.1084: A 10 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1965; originated by Mrs D.F. Miller, Augusta, Georgia, USA. Plant growth is upright, dense and rapid in rate with dark green leaves of small size. The semidouble ‘Herme’, (Hikarugenji) type, bloom is rose-pink with deep yellow anthers and blush pink filaments. It measures 10 cm. across x 3.7 cm deep with 23 petals and 4 petaloids. Some blooms have white streaks in one or two petals. Blooms mid-season.