International Camellia Register
Home Cultivars Winter Treasure

Winter Treasure

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1953

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Winter Treasure'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name



» English Description

Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue: Large, white, semi-double, 12-12.5 cm across. There are from 18-25 broad petals, slightly waved and notched at the tip. The stamen cluster is central. Filaments are pale cream, anthers are yellow. Flower buds are long and green, showing a little brown shading. First flowered 1949. Leaves medium green long-­elliptic, many over 12.5 cm long. Smooth, drooping and tapered at both ends. Plant habit slightly pendulous, rapid, hardy grower. Originated by Miss Ruth Loman, Wilmington, North Carolina, USA from seed of unknown parents. Reg. No. 129, American Camellia Yearbook, 1954, p.337.


Flower Size

Blooming Season United States