Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Ruth Goff'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.99, Reg. No.864: A 14 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1958; originated by O.C. Roberts, Ocean Springs, Mississippi, USA. Plant growth is spreading and dense with dark green leaves, 8 cm x 5 cm. The semi-double flower, similar to ‘Herme’ (Hikarugenji), is 10 cm across x 5 cm deep. Colour is light red with yellow anthers and white filaments. Blooms early to mid-season.