Camellia japonica ‘Dark red’

A Camellia japonica L. cultivar. Possibly a Camden Park cultivar subsequently named and appearing elsewhere in the catalogues or in William Macarthur’s note books.  No more detailed description is extant.

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

Listed in all published catalogues [T.273/1843].

See also Camellia japonica cv. ‘like Waratah’.


Published Jul 04, 2009 - 04:20 PM | Last updated Sep 05, 2011 - 05:30 PM

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

Unknown, but possibly China

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica var.  dark red 

Confidence level low