Camellia japonica ‘Celia’

A cultivar of Camellia japonica L. Camden Park bred, seedling 53/52.  ‘Bright crimson, much the colour of Marina, smallish size, petals good substance, outer two rows large, inner smaller and crowded, arranged in form of the heart of a cabbage. Tolerably good.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6].  

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

First described in 1852, ‘Celia’ was not listed in the 1857 catalogue. 


Published Jun 21, 2009 - 01:45 PM | Last updated Aug 12, 2011 - 02:40 PM

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

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica ‘Celia’ 

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