Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Night Watchman'
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, 1982, vol.XII, No.7, p.52, Reg. No.186: A seedling of unknown parentage, originated by Mr & Mrs W.H. Peters, Tauranga, New Zealand that first flowered 1978 at 10 years of age. Growth rate is medium with a spreading habit and dark green leaves, 10.5 cm x 5 cm. The rose form double blooms, 8.5 cm across x 3.7 cm deep with 40 petals, are cardinal red (RHS.CC.Red-Purple Group, 53B). Inner petals have a lighter shading; stamens yellow.