Chosen by Yves CHAPEL
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Rose du Steir'
Species/Combination：C. reticulata hybrid
Meaning：Named for The Steir, a small French river
» English Description
ICS Journal, 2004, p.74 with colour photo, European Reg. No.46: Originated in Quemeneven, France by M. Hervé Ollivier. An open pollinated seedling of Mouchang. First flowered 1995 at circa 5 years. An upright shrub of rapid growth rate. Flowers mid-season. A pink flat semi-double form 12 cm across x 5 cm deep. Named for the small stream, the Steir.