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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia sasanqua 'Sweet Bess'
» English Description
ACRS., 1980, Camellia News, No.74, p.24, Reg. No.237: Originated by Alice Spragg, Sutherland, N.S.W., Australia. A chance seedling that first flowered 1973. The upright plant has small, 2.8 cm x 2 cm leaves. The flowers open early to mid-season and are 7.5 cm across, with several petaloids and petals intermingled with the stamens.