Camellia japonica 'Tammy'
Camellia japonica 'Tammy' holds beautifully textured, dark pink petals piecing together its large-sized blooms. Most often produces formal doubles, but may flower as a semi-double. Discovered as a chance seedling and propagated by Vernon E. Howell of Mississippi in 2004.
Hardy to USDA Zone: 7
Growth: Vigorous, upright/dense
Blooms (NC): Feb to Mar
Bloom size: Large, 4 to 5 inches