Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Opal Princess'
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, March 1992, Issue No.111, vol.XVII, No.4, p.46, Reg. No.299: Originated by Les Jury, New Plymouth, New Zealand as a seedling of Berenice Boddy x Mona Jury. The 11 year old seedling first bloomed 1988. Upright, dense growth with dark green leaves 10 cm long x 5 cm wide. Very pale flower, 8 cm across x 4 cm deep with 96+ petals; formal double. Blooms mid-season to late. White with an undertone of pale, orient pink (RHS.CC.36D), deepening to light chartreuse at base.