Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Shari Thompson'
» English Description
ACS., Feb. 1989, The Camellia Journal, vol.44, No.1, p.12, Reg. No.2115: Medium size, blush pink with pale pink edges and, sometimes splotched of deeper pink, formal double C.japonica chance seedling. Blooms mid-season to late. American Camellia Yearbook, 1989, p.127: The 15 year old seedling first bloomed 1978. Average flower size. 8 cm across x 2.5 cm deep with 62 petals. Plant growth is upright and medium with mid-green leaves 8 cm long x 3.8 cm wide. Originated in USA by Johnny Aldrich, Brooklet, Georgia.