Tristrem Carlyon

Camellia 'Tristrem Carlyon'
C.japonica 'Rosa Simplex' x
C. x williamsii 'Salutation',
so japonica, reticulata and saluenensis
Gillian Carlyon, Tregrehan, Cornwall
Introduced 1973.
AM1977, (AGM 1999, 2002 removed 2012)
Vigorous upright habit
Flowers: rose pink, peony form with many petaloid stamens, some of which may be streaked white.
Mid season.
Very floriferous.

Photos: Jim Stephens