redcamellia

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Date Photo Taken: 04/01/2014
Location: Red Springs NC
Posted By: moranhelen

Notes:

Found on large bushes in eastern NC. Would like to know the name. Very even deep red with no ruffles. Also quite large blooms.

COMMENTS

  1. DeadThumb Registered says:

    Looks like a camellia.

    April 6th, 2014 at 5:18 pm
  2. Helen Moran Unregistered says:

    Yes, it is a camellia of course. But what is the name of it? Is it a Royal Velvet or is it an Adeyaka?

    April 6th, 2014 at 7:09 pm
  3. Linda Gay Unregistered says:

    It is a Camellia japonica.

    A beautiful deep red one… Check out the American Camellia Society photo gallery. You can post your photo for the experts to possibly id it.

    http://www.camellias-acs.com/

    April 7th, 2014 at 11:00 pm
  4. Metrosideros Flower Fanatic says:

    Looks like Camellia sasanqua, Christmas Camellia.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Camellia_sasanqua

    April 8th, 2014 at 3:07 pm

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