Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Thomas Moore'
» English Description
M.T., 1874, The Florist and Pomologist..., p.205 with colour pl: Carmine shaded crimson, large, about 12.5 cm across, formal double with about 12 rows of petals. Named in honour of Thomas Moore, England, horticultural writer on ferns. Note: He was the curator of the Chelsea Physic Garden and author.