Camellia japonica ‘Hermia’

A cultivar of Camellia japonica L. Camden Park bred, seedling 48/52.  ‘Bright crimson, very double, petals quite irregular, of thick substance. Handsome.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6].  

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

First described in 1852, ‘Hermia’ is not listed in the 1857 catalogue.


Published Jun 27, 2009 - 04:31 PM | Last updated Aug 11, 2011 - 03:32 PM

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

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica ‘Hermia’ 

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