Camellia japonica 'Sarah Catherine'
One of the first seedlings from Dr. Clifford Parks' breeding program, which he started in the early 1960's. 'Sarah Catherine' has a medium-sized semi-double flower of the palest pink. Bud hardiness is excellent as it opens flowers after harder freezes quickly once temperatures moderate. A Camellia Forest introduction.
Hardy to USDA Zone: 7a
Blooms (NC): Dec to Mar
Bloom size: Medium, 3 to 4 inches