Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Sillay's Tarr Seedling'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1978, p.135, Reg. No.1490: A large, watermelon red, rose form double C.japonica seedling that blooms mid-season to late; originated by Walter Tarr, Orange Park, Florida, USA. The 10 year old seedling first bloomed 1975, has ‘Mathotiana’ (Julia Drayton) type blooms with numerous petals, yellow anthers and pinkish-yellow filaments. Size is 10 cm across x 3.5 cm deep. Plant growth is upright and medium with dark green leaves, 10 cm long x 4 cm. wide.