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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'William Spragg'
» English Description
ACRS., 1975, Camellia News, No.58A, p.10, Reg. No.173: Originated by Alice Spragg, Sutherland, N.S.W., Australia from a seedling of Jean Lyne x Emperor of Russia Variegated that first bloomed 1971. The semi-double 10-12 cm across flower varies from deep red to petals shaded white, but most blooms are deep red with white marbling and flecking. Dense, bushy, upright growth with strong green leaves, obovate lanceolate, apex acute, margins obscurely serrate, 8-10.5 cm long x 4.7-5.8 cm wide. Blooms mid-season to late.