Camellia japonica ‘Rowena’

A cultivar of Camellia japonica L. Camden Park bred, seedling 21/50.  ‘Pink, large flower, three rows of outer petals large, good substance and form, a thick tuft of inner petals standing erect, good flower.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6].  

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

First described in 1850, it did not appear in the 1857 catalogue.  ‘Rowena’ was listed in the ABHSR for 1849/50.  


Published Jul 01, 2009 - 05:22 PM | Last updated Aug 10, 2011 - 03:34 PM

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

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica ‘Rowena’ 

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