Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Simplicity (Australia)'
Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue Synonym for Simplicity (Australia).
» English Description
Camellia Grove Nursery Catalogue, 1944, invalidly as ‘Simplicity’: White, medium large, magnolia-like semi-double with waved petals, 8-10 outer and 4-5 smaller ones amongst golden stamens. Originated in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, probably as a stock survival. It was first designated Simplicity (Australia) in the SCCS, 1954, The Camellia. Its Culture and Nomenclature, p.80 to distinguish it from Hearn’s Simplicity. Synonym: ‘Simplicity’ (Waterhouse).