Camellia japonica ‘Sylvia’

A cultivar of Camellia japonica L. Camden Park bred, seedling 50/52.  ‘Bright lake crimson, small round flower, quite double, but not quite regular to very centre.  Good.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6].  

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.

History at Camden Park

First described in 1852 it is not listed in the 1857 catalogue.


There is no record of ‘Sylvia’ in the International Camellia Register. 

Published Jul 03, 2009 - 05:28 PM | Last updated Aug 10, 2011 - 02:41 PM

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

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica ‘Sylvia’ 

Confidence level high