Camellia japonica ‘Volumnea’

A cultivar of Camellia japonica L.  Camden Park bred, seedling 34/51.  ‘Bright crimson, two rows of outer petals, very broad and large and of thick substance, inner very small and placed like old Waratah, but a handsomer flower.  Good.’  William Macarthur.  [MP A2948-6].  

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.


History at Camden Park

First described in 1851, ‘Volumnea’ is not listed in the 1857 catalogue.


Published Jul 04, 2009 - 02:21 PM | Last updated Aug 10, 2011 - 02:18 PM

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

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Camellia japonica ‘Volumnea’ 

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