Camellia japonica ‘Olivia’

A cultivar of Camellia japonica L. Camden Park bred, seedling 47/52.  ‘Pale crimson, very large flower, two outer rows of petals large, inner small, confused and nearly erect.  Middling good.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6].  

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

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


Published Jun 30, 2009 - 04:54 PM | Last updated Aug 10, 2011 - 04:48 PM

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

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica ‘Olivia’

Confidence level high