Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Stephen Gordy'
» English Description
ACS Yearbook, 2013. p.140 with colour photo, Regn No.2909. Originated and registered by C.M. and Lillian Gordy, Ocala, Fla., USA, and propagated by Loch Laurel Nursery, Valdosta, Ga. An 8 year old seedling, parentage unknown. Medium size, 10cm diameter x 5cm deep, flower is semidouble form, deep pink with bright gold anthers and pink filaments. Heavy petal texture, and flower falls whole. Plant is upright with vigorous growth. Mid-green leaves average 8.2cm x 3.8cm. Flowers early to midseason.