Camellia japonica Francisca’

A cultivar of Camellia japonica L. Camden Park bred, seedling 51/52.  ‘Pale crimson, middling size, quite double, outer petals large and undulated inner small, erect and rather crowded. Pretty good.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6].  

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

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


Published Jun 22, 2009 - 04:36 PM | Last updated Aug 11, 2011 - 04:24 PM

More details about Camellia japonica Francisca’
Family Theaceae
Region of origin

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica ‘Francisca’ 

Confidence level high