Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia hiemalis 'Paradise Beverly'
» English Description
ACRS, Camellia News, 1997, No.143, p.16, Reg. No.488. Originated by Mr R.J. Cherry, Kulnura, NSW, Australia. Seed parent C.hiemalis Shōwa-no-sakae, pollen parent unknown. First flowered 1990. The informal double flower is deep pink (RHS.CC.63A), with many petaloids and stamens, fading to RHS.CC.63D with age, and is 6.2 cm across x 2.5 cm deep. Flowers heavily early to mid-season on a compact, rounded plant of moderate growth. Leaves are deep green, glossy, elliptic, margins serrulate, apex acuminate, 5.5 cm long x 3.4 cm wide. Petals twisted and wavy.