Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Queen of Portugal'
» English Description
Verschaffelt Catalogue, No.50, 1844, p.22. No description; Nouvelle Iconographie, 1854, Book V, pl.III: A peony form, white, of good size ... composed of two kinds of petals; those of the first two rows being ample, rounded, emarginate, all the others smaller, grouped in a heart, lobulate and convoluted with a yellowish tint at their base. Originated as a seedling from near London.