Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Morris Moughon'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.97, Reg. No.905: An 8 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1960. Originated by G.W. Moughon, Birmingham, Alabama, USA. Plant growth is upright, open and rapid with dark green leaves, 10.3 cm x 6 cm. The rose form double flower is light pink, moired with white and has yellow anthers and white filaments. It measures 13 cm across x 6.5 cm deep and has 30+ petals. Flowers mid-season to late. SCCS., Camellia Nomenclature says that it is reported to be the same as Rosea Superba Variegated. See colour photo, inside front cover, 1965, ACS., The Camellia Journal, vol.20, No.4.