Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Ornata Vera'
» English Description
Berlèse, Monographie, 1840. ed.2, pp.97-98: This is the second camellia to carry the name ‘Ornata’. The flower is 11 cm across, of dark rose to clear cherry-red. The exterior petals are in a single row, large and overlapping. Those at the centre are gathered in a bunch, forming a globe over 8 cm across and separate from the guard petals. Originated in England.