Camellia japonica 'Lovelight'
Seedling of 'Gauntlettii'
H.Short, California 1951, introduced 1962
AGM (2002) 2012
Vigorous open upright habit.
Flowers: large (to 13cm) semi-double opening cup shaped and gradually reflexing; crepe-like white
petals with a boss of golden stamens.
Foliage: large, dark green, glossy leaves.
Photo: Stephen Lyus