Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Whoopee'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 2000, p.8, colour photo p.c15. The veined red with white margins, semi-double flower is cup-shaped. Some solid red flowers are also produced. A 20 year old chance seedling which first flowered in 1990. Flowers early to mid-season. Originated by Frank A. Wilson, III, Leslie, Ga., USA. Flowers are 7.5 cm across x 6.5 cm deep, with 16 petals. Plant growth is upright and average, with dark green leaves 9 cm long x 3.8 cm wide.