Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Shay Dean'
Species/Combination：C. reticulata hybrid
» English Description
ACS, Aug. 1995, The Camellia Journal, vol.50, No.3, p.37, Reg. No.2356: Very large size, pink, rose form double. A C.reticulata hybrids Craig Clark x Nuccio’s Ruby seedling. Blooms early to late. Originated by Marvin Jernigan, Warner Robins, Georgia, USA. ACS 1995, American Camellia Yearbook, p.9 with colour photo: The 14 year old seedling first flowered 1988. Average flower size is 13 cm across x 7.5 cm deep with 59 petals and 4 petaloids. Plant growth is upright, open and vigorous with leaves 12.5 cm long x 5 cm wide.