Camellia japonica ‘Fenella’

A cultivar of Camellia japonica L., ‘Fenella’ is Camden Park bred, seedling 63/52.  ‘Small, regularly imbricated (?) shaped flower, pale crimson, petals well formed, thick substance, plant unhealthy.  Flowers promising.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6].  

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

‘Fenella’ was first described in 1852 and listed in the 1852 catalogue [T.223/1857].  It was listed in the ABHSR of 1849/50.  


Published Jun 21, 2009 - 04:42 PM | Last updated Aug 11, 2011 - 04:38 PM

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

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica ‘Fenella’

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