Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Sharon Shuman'
» English Description
ACS, The Camellia Journal, Dec. 2002, p.20 with colour photo, Reg. No.2585. A pale pink formal double chance seedling. Flowers mid-season to late. Flowers are 9.5 cm across. Originated by Johnny Aldrich, Brooklet, Ga., USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 2002, p.131, colour photo p.c11. The 30 year old seedling first flowered in 1980. First introduced soon after 1980. Flowers have 72 petals, and 8 small petals in the bud centre. Plant is open, with average growth rate and dark green leaves 9.5 cm long x 5 cm wide.