Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Ninfa della Selva'
» English Description
Medici Spada, 1858, Delle Nuova Camellie, chi si vengano ottendo, dalle Semine Romane, p.7: Large flower, hexagonal imbrication, petals chanelled and disposed in a star-shape. The colour of the rose ‘Centifolia’ with a reticulation of more intense colour, scarsely visible in the central petals which are unequal and much paler, with different, rosy white, longitudinal marks, now single, now double, ornamenting the petals. Originated in Italy.