Camellia japonica 'Carter's Sunburst Special'
This differs from 'Carter's Sunburst' in that it has more of a rose-form double flower and darker pink petals with stronger pink streaking. Sometimes, this Special Sunburst presents a light pink edge giving a great three-dimensional look to the flowers.
Hardy to USDA Zone: 7a
Growth rate: Vigorous
Blooms (NC): Feb to Apr
Bloom size: Large to Very Large, 4 to 5+ inches