Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Sarah Bettes'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1972, p.135, Reg. No.1182: An 11 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1967, originated by J.M. Haynie, Theodore, Alabama, USA. Plant growth is upright, open and average with dark green leaves, 8 cm long x 5 cm wide. The semi-double flower is 13 cm across x 7.5 cm deep, bright pink, silver tipped petals and petaloids, yellow anthers, light pink filaments. Some inner petals and petaloids folded and creped with stamens intermingled. Blooms mid-season to late.