Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Wyn Carter'
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, 1992, Issue No.112, vol.XVII, No.5, p.38, Reg. No.321: Originated by T. Lennard, Te Puke, New Zealand. A chance seedling of ‘Fuyajo’ (Kon-wabisuke) that is 7 years old and first bloomed 1991. It has upright growth of medium rate and its mid-green leaves are 7 cm long x 4.5 cm wide. It is a rose form double flower of very dark, purplish red shade veined darker red to the petal base, with good rabbit ears. Blooms mid-season to late. Size 10 cm across x 5.5 cm deep with 35 petals and 10 petaloids. The pollen is yellow and the filaments light rose. Flower colour is RHS.CC.59-61B at petal base.