Crimson Candles

Camellia 'Crimson Candles'
C. reticulata x C. fraterna
AGM 2012
Vigorous, upright, slightly open at first.
Flowers: 8cm across, single, rosy red petals, yellow anthers, pink filaments.
Mid season.
Foliage: 7.5 x 3cm, dark green.
Main attractions are the flower buds, which inspired the name.

Photo: Sally Hayward