Camellia japonica ‘Miranda’

A cultivar of Camellia japonica L. Camden Park bred, seedling 4/50.  ‘White, with pink and crimson stripes and blotches.  Quite double, petals well formed and regular nearly to centre.  Good.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6].

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

First described in 1850 and listed in the 1857 catalogue [T.242/1857].  Two plants were sold to Rule and two to Bailey in Adelaide in 1853.  It was also listed by nurserymen in New Zealand but is now thought to be lost.  [CQ].  ‘Miranda’ was listed in the ABHSR of 1849/50.


Published Jun 30, 2009 - 02:46 PM | Last updated Aug 10, 2011 - 04:59 PM

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

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica ‘Miranda’

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