*CLASSIC-CAMELLIAS*

CLASSIC CAMELLIAS

Recent Work

  • Camellia Japonica by Zina Stromberg
  • Pretty in Pink by vivsworld
  • Camellias by Miyuki Mardon
  • Pink Magnolia. by lynn carter
  • Camellia Sasanqua paradise 'Gillian' by helenclare
  • Camellia Early Pearly - the first bloom by Melissa Stevenson
  • close cropped camellia by dedmanshootn
  • protected camelia portrait by dedmanshootn
  • Pink & White Pristine Camelia! by seeingred13
  • Pink Camellia  by Skye Hohmann
  • LADY CAMIL by gracestout2007
  • An Autumn Beauty by Julie's Camera Creations <><

About This Group

Camellia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Theaceae. They are native to eastern and southern Asia, from the Himalaya east to Korea and Indonesia. There are 100–250 described species, with some controversy over the exact number. The genus was named by Linnaeus after the Jesuit botanist Georg Joseph Kamel from Brno, who worked on the Philippines. This genus is famous throughout East Asia; camellias are known as cháhuā (茶花) in Chinese, as tsubaki (椿) in Japanese, as hoa trà or hoa chè in Vietnamese language and as dongbaek-kkot (동백꽃) in Korean.
(information copied from Wikipedia)

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