Camellia japonica ‘Gulnare’

‘A cultivar of Camellia japonica L. Camden Park bred, seedling 26/50.  ‘Bright red, said to resemble Spectabilis.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6].  The wording of this and some other notes suggests that William Macarthur had not seen the flowers.  

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

First described in 1850 and listed in the 1857 catalogue [T.227/1857].  ‘Gulnare’ was also listed in the ABHSR of 1849/50.  


Published Jun 22, 2009 - 04:48 PM | Last updated Aug 11, 2011 - 03:45 PM

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

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica ‘Gulnare’

Confidence level high