Camellia japonica ‘Octavia’

A cultivar of Camellia japonica L. Camden Park bred, seedling 66/52.  ‘Large irregular ragged flower, numerous irregular petals, but though very crowded, loose in character.  Middling.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6].  

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

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


Published Jun 30, 2009 - 04:56 PM | Last updated Aug 10, 2011 - 04:47 PM

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

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica ‘Octavia’ 

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