Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Nylan Fran'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1960. p.204. Reg. No.477: A 7 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1958; originated by W.F. Hutcheson, Texarkana, Texas, USA. Plant growth is upright, open and medium with mid-green leaves, 8 cm long x 4.5 cm wide. The orchid pink, peony form flowers, 10-12 cm. across x 6 cm deep have 8-10 petals, 140-160 petaloids and stamens with dark gold anthers. A few petals are lightly tinted white. Early blooming.