Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Powdered Beauty'
Species/Combination：C. reticulata hybrid
» English Description
ACS, The Camellia Journal, Aug. 2000, p.6, colour photo p.5, Reg. No.2520. A red with silver fluorescence flower, loose peony form, with 28 petals, heavy petal texture, and golden anthers. Flowers early to late. Originated by Jack Lewis, Concord, Calif., USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 2000, p.6, colour photo p.c13. The 8 year old seedling first flowered in 1996. Average flower size is 15 cm across x 3.8 cm deep. Plant growth is spreading, upright and vigorous, with dark green leaves 7.5 cm long x 5.7 cm wide.