Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia x vernalis 'Winifred Hills'
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, 1970, vol.VI, No.7, p.33, Reg. No.51: A chance seedling of Hiryū which first flowered 1965; originated by Mrs W. Hills, Whakatane, New Zealand. The plant is upright, dense and rapid in rate, with dark green leaves, 5.5 cm long x 2.5 wide. The flower is RHS.CC. Red-Purple Group 66C, anemone form, 8.5 cm across x 3.5 cm deep with 12-13 petals and up to 96 petaloids.