Camellia brevistyla (Hayata) Cohen-Stuart

Family: Theaceae

Genus: Camellia

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Zones: 7b to

Size: To 5' tall sometimes taller

Growth Rate: Moderate


Single white flowers with yellow centers, small. Dark green foliage, small leaves. Slender growth habit.


Published in Meded. Proefstat. Thee 40: 67 in 1916.

Native to China and Taiwan.

Basionym Thea brevistyla Hayata.

Synonym Camellia tenuiflora (Hayata) Cohen-Stuart.


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