Camellia japonica ‘Armida’

A cultivar of Camellia japonica L. Camden Park bred, seedling number 31/50.  ‘Coral coloured, very double, petals very thick substance, gradually diminishing to centre, very full round flower, very handsome.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6]. 


Horticultural & Botanical History

A Camden Park seedling named in 1850. 


History at Camden Park

First described in 1850 and listed in the 1850 and 1857 catalogues [T.199/1850].  Listed in ABHSR of 1849/50. 



Published Jan 24, 2009 - 01:56 PM | Last updated Aug 12, 2011 - 04:25 PM

More details about Camellia japonica ‘Armida’
Family Theaceae
Region of origin

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name


Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia Japonica ‘Armida’ 


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