Camellia japonica 'Australis'
Seedling - parentage unknown.
Camellia Grove, Sydney, Australia 1862
AGM (2002) 2012
Vigorous, compact upright habit.
Flowers: large informal double with inward folding petals and golden stamens among them; brilliant salmon rose.
Foliage: distinctive deeply toothed round leaves.
Mid to late season.
A close twiggy bush which does well in containers.