Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Sue Wilder'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1965, p.248, Reg. No.801: A 12 year old chance seedling that first flowered 1959 at 7 years of age; originated by Robert W. Wilder, Fairhope, Alabama, USA. Plant growth is average with dark green leaves, 10.5 cm long x 5 cm wide. The anemone form flower is 11-12.5 cm in diameter x 6 cm deep with 20 petals and 35 petaloids. Large, loose petals, slightly waved and uniformly notched at the apex. Stamens intermingle with centre petaloids surrounded by large petaloids. Bright, rich pink with yellow anthers and light pink filaments. Blooms early to mid-season.