Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Oh Boy'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.97, Reg. No.861: 13 year old chance seedling. Originated by J.F. Marscher, Beaumont, South Carolina, USA that first bloomed 1958. Plant growth is upright, compact and medium in rate with light green leaves, 10.5 cm long x 5.5 cm. wide. The formal double flower is 10.5 cm across x 4.5 cm deep with 102 petals; Its colour is a strong, purplish pink (5 RP 7/9), sometimes with cupped petals. Mid-season flowering.