Camellia Varieties 2012
Camellia japonica and hybrids of Reticulata and Non Reticulata parentage
The following list represents the cream of recent releases as well our comprehensive range of modern and heritage varieties.
Please feel free to discuss your variety choice with Newman’s qualified staff, who can advise on its suitability for your situation.
Flowering times are indicated as, Early - May to August, Midseason - July to September and Late - August to October
Alexander Black - Large perfectly symetrical formal double bright red with deeper red veins. Erect bushy growth with narrow glossy foliage. Very free flowering. Midseason
Ballet Dancer - Medium to Large informal double cream shading to pale rose on petal margins. Fluted and waved petals are inter mingled with petaloids and yellow stamens. Medium bushy growth, early flowering.
Betty Sheffield Supreme - Large, semi double white boldly margined pink to red on each petal. Bushy growth, , flowers often prone to variation (sporting) Mid season.
Betty Ridley - (C. Marie Bracey X C. Felice Harris) Large formal double soft cyclamen pink. Upright growth. Early to late.
Black Lace - (hyb ‘Donation’ X retic. ‘C Rawes’) Medium formal double dark velvet red. Compact growth. Midseason to late.
Black Tie - Small to miniature, formal double dark red. Upright bushy growth, flowers midseason.
Black Magic - New Release! - Stunning BLACK red semi double to double centre blooms. Upright bushy growth. Midseason.
Brushfields Yellow - Medium size informal double deep cream to pale yellow. Compact upright growth.
Buttons and Bows - (C. saluenensis hybrid) Medium formal double deep pink shading to a white centre. Compact bushy growth. Midseason.
Can Can - Medium to large informal double pale pink with silver tones flushed rose towards petal margins. Vigorous bushy growth, early to mid season.
C.M. Hovey - Large formal double crimson red. Vigorous bushy growth, prolific flowering, mid season.
C.M. Wilson - Medium to large double centre pale pink with deeper pink veins towards dense centre. Low spreading growth. Free and long flowering.
Commander Mulroy - Medium size classique formal double white flushed pink to bright pink on petal margins. Outstanding compact bushy growth. Midseason.
Dahlohnega - Medium formal double creamy yellow fading to white on opening fully. Slow compact growth. Late flowering. Outstanding new release!
Debbie - (C. saluenensis X jap. Debutante) Medium informal double brilliant cyclamen pink. Most attractive tall bushy growth, flowers mid season.
Debutante - Medium to large informal double soft glowing pink. Tall bushy growth. Flowers very early. An all time favourite.
Desire - Medium formal double, white shading to pink petal margins. Upright bushy growth. Early and long flowering. Very popular variety.
Don Hertzilla de Freitas Magalhaes - Large informal double to double centre violet rose red, often becoming ‘blue’ with age. Tall bushy growth, flowers early.
Dr. Clifford Parks - (retic. Crimson Robe X jap. Kramers Sup.) Very large full informal double striking orange red. Vigorous open growth with large leaves, flowers mid season. Outstanding.
Dream Boat - (C. saluenensis hyb) Formal double cyclamen pink with lavender overcast. Petal edges incurved. Upright. Mid season.
Dr. Tinsley - Medium semi double to informal double blush pink brushed deeper rose pink towards petal margins. Attractive bushy growth, excellent tub specimen, flowers mid season. Hardy.
E.G. Waterhouse -(C.saluenensis hybrid) Medium formal double silvery rose pink. Compact erect growth habit. Flowers midseason to late. Very popular.
Elegans - Large blooms with dense double centre rose pink blotched white. Low spreading growth, flowers early. Parent of numerous “sports”. Including the following
Elegans Supreme - Large to very large, double centre, bright rose pink to wine red with large deeply serrated outer petals. Low spreading growth, flowers early.
Elegans Splendor - Large to very large double centre light pink edged with white. Has large deeply serrated outer petals. Low spreading growth, flowers early.
Elegans Champagne - Large double centre crepe paper white with cream centre petaloids. Low spreading growth, flowers early.
Fimbriata - Medium formal double, white with beautifully fimbritated petal margins. Bushy growth, flowers early.
Fragrant Pink - (C. rusticana X C. lutchuensis) Miniature informal double deep pink with fragrance. Spreading bushy growth, early.
Grace Albritton - Small to miniature formal double white shading to deep pink at petal edge. Bushy upright growth, flowers midseason.
Grand Marshall - Large double centre rich deep red. Upright, bushy growth. Midseason.
Great Eastern - Large, semi double crimson red with large outer petals surrounding centre stamens often tipped with petaloids. Vigorous bushy growth. Dependable and hardy, long and free flowering,.
Guilio Nuccio - Large to very large, semi double bright coral rose with heavily textured waved outer petals. Vigorous bushy growth, flowers mid season.
Helenor - Medium, formal double opening to informal double heavily striped rose pink. Vigorous bushy growth, flowers midseason.
Hikura Genji - Medium, loose informal double pale pink veined rose red with petals edged in white, delicately scented. Tall vigorous growth. Midseason
Happy Holidays - Large, formal double rose pink.. Upright dense bushy growth, flowers early.
Kramers Supreme - Large, semi double to informal double dark red. Attractive tall vigorous growth, flowers mid season. Light fragrance.
Lady Loch - Medium to large size, informal double pale pink veined with petal margins edged white. Tall bushy growth, old reliable favourite. Early.
C. lutchensis - (specie) Miniature, single white just 3cm in diameter, with a pleasant perfume. Small bush dense willowy growth.
Lemon Drop - Small, formal double to double centre of creamy lemon petaloids. Upright compact growth. Midseason.
Lovelight - Large, semi double with rounded pure white petals surrounding pale lemon stamens. Tall strong growth. Flowers mid season.
Magnoliiflora - Medium, semi double pale blush pink fluted petals in symmetrical hose in hose formation. Attractive foliage and compact pyramidal growth habit, flowers mid season. Ever popular.
Mansize - Miniature, double centre white. Bushy compact growth, flowers mid season.
Margaret Davis - Medium to large, informal double creamy white petals brilliantly edged with rose pink to red. Vigorous bushy growth, flowers mid season. Prone to some variation (sporting)
Margaret Hertrich - Medium, formal double with many layers of small pointed white petals. Spreading bushy growth. Very free flowering, midseason.
Mark Allen Variegated - Large, semi double to loose informal double with small petal towards the centre, blotched white on wine red blooms. Medium compact upright growth. Midseason.
Midnight - Medium, semi double to double centre black red. Compact bushy growth, flowers mid season.
Moshio - Medium, semi double, intense deep red fluted petals in symmetrical hose in hose formation. Dark green foliage, very free flowering, midseason.
Night Rider - (C. jap Kuro Tsabaki seedling) Small semi double very dark black red. Slow compact growth, dark green foliage with attractive purple bronze new growth, midseason.
Nicky Crisp - (C. pitardii x C. japonica.) Medium, semi double pale pink. Slow compact growth. Long flowering period.
Nuccios Gem - Large, formal double with many layers of rounded white petals. Slow compact spreading growth. Flowers midseason. The best formal white Camellia available.
Nuccios Jewel - Informal double white washed and shaded orchid pink. Bushy upright growth. Midseason to late
Nuccios Pearl - Perfect formal double white washed and shaded orchid pink, deeper to petal margins. Compact upright growth. Midseason to late
Nuccios Cameo - Large, formal double light pink with darker pink outer petals. Vigorous upright growth, Midseason.
Polar Bear - Medium to large semi double pure white. Compact bushy growth, profuse flowering early to mid season. Very hardy white.
Pope John XXIII - Medium to large, formal double with white velvet textured petals. Vigorous upright bushy growth. Midseason.
Prince Fredrick William - Medium formal double, a truly classical form, light rose pink. Very free flowering when established on dense erect growth. Flowers mid to late season.
Red Red Rose - Large to very large, formal double, red with darker red veins, holding a large bud centre. Vigorous bushy growth, flowering mid to late season
R.L. Wheeler Variegated - Large to very large, semi double to double centre, rose red with some white blotching. Compact bushy growth, mid season.
Roger Hall - Medium, formal double, rich red. Petals are numerous and small, they are slightly fluted and pointed. Bushy upright growth, flowering early to mid season. Raised at Newman’s Nursery by the late Roger Hall, then named in his honour.
Royal Velvet - Large, semi double, dark velvet red. Vigorous upright growth, flowers mid season.
Sweet Jane (C. Sas. Hybrid) - Small informal double to double centre white shading to bright pink petal margins. Upright compact bushy growth. The ACRS National Year 2000 Camellia. Early to late flowering
Sawada’s Dream - Medium size formal double with delicate soft pink outer petals, surrounding outer petals of pure white. Medium slightly irregular growth habit. Midseason.
Shiro Chan - Medium to large double centre white blushed with pink at the centre. Pendulous growth. Early to midseason.
C. sinensis (Specie) - Tiny single white blooms with extremely predominant fine stamen centre. Blooms cluster along stem, with an unusual bud formation. The Tea we drink is produced from this plant. A pink flowering form is also available.
Silver Anniversary - Large semi double white with petals intermingled with stamens. Upright growth, flowers mid season.
Sweet Dreams - Large, formal double, pale orchid pink. Upright bushy growth, flowers mid season.
Snow Chan - Medium to large double centre pure white. Pendulous growth. Sport of Shiro Chan. Early to midseason.
Tama-No-Ura - Small, single, red with a variable white border to the petal edge. Vigorous open growth. Early to midseason.
Tasmin Coul (C. saluenensis hybrid) - Large formal double glowing pink. Vigorous upright growth. Midseason.
The Czar - Large semi double bright to dusky red. Large to deep green foliage and bushy growth. An old favourite and very hardy, flowers mid season.
Tinsie - Miniature to small burgundy red outer petals surrounding a tufted double centre of white petaloids. Open growth habit, flowers midseason.
Tomorrow Park Hill - Large to very large informal double soft pale pink deepening in colour towards the petal margins with odd splashes of rose and occasional white markings. Tall open growth, flowers midseason.
C. tsaii (specie) - Miniature single white. Most attractive pendulous yet compact growth habit. Long narrow gently undulating pointed foliage, flowers midseason
Tiffany - Large to very large, loose informal double, soft pink flushed orchid pink. Strong dense growth habit, flowers mid season.
Unyru - (The Zig Zag Camellia) Small single rose Red, Unusal zigzag laterals develops as they grow in opposite directions from each leaf bud. Upright medium bushy growth. Midseason.
Water Lily -(C.saluenensis hybrid) Medium to Large formal double lavender tinted bright pink. Tall bushy growth habit, free flowering, midseason.
Wild Fire - Large semi double glowing orange red. Compact upright bushy growth, flowers midseason
William Bull - Medium formal double bright rose pink. Erect bushy growth, large dark green foliage, hardy. Flowers midseason.
Yours Truly - Medium semi double pale pink veined deeper pink with white petal margins. Compact bushy growth, attractive twisted foliage, midseason.
Zambo -Medium perfect formal double lavender purple with copper tones. However the colour will vary with the soil. Erect dense growth. Slow grower, midseason to late.
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