Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Ninfa Amorosa'
» English Description
Medici Spada, 1858, Delle Nuove Camellie, che si vengono ottendo dalle Semine Romane, p.7: Large flower, imbricated in a star shape, petals gradually reflexing, those on the periphery large, lobulate; the others oblong and more or less channelled; colour soft rose, brightening towards the centre, with veins of vivid rose from the extreme edge to the petal centre, and a rosy white that sometimes diffuses as stripes in half the petals. Originated in Italy by Delgrande, Rome.