Camellia japonica ‘Lavinia’

A cultivar of Camellia japonica L. Camden Park bred, seedling 57/52.  ‘Deep rose colour with irregular stripes and blotches of faint white. Quite double and regular. Would be a perfect little flower, but petals are too thin in substance.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6].  

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

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


Published Jun 29, 2009 - 03:44 PM | Last updated Aug 10, 2011 - 05:13 PM

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

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica ‘Lavinia’ 

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