Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Raspberry Parfait'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1974, p.174, Reg. No.1288: A 10 year old C.japonica chance seedling that first flowered 1970. Originated by Mrs M.J. Witman, Macon, Georgia, USA. Plant growth is upright and medium with dark green leaves, 7.5 cm x 1.3 cm. The formal double, Alba Plena type, bloom is raspberry red with touches of creamy white, with 56 petals. It has small, round petals in 16 very tight rows, 6 cm. across, petals incurved. Blooms late.