Category Archives: Publications

2017 Camellia Nomenclature

The 2017 Camellia Nomenclature is available for purchase on Amazon. In 1947 the first “nomenclature” book was published. Edited by Verne McCaskill, the book was entitled Classification of Camellias and listed 196 varieties. The second nomenclature book was published in 1946 and listed the names of 291 varieties obtainable and grown in the Los Angeles area.   In  1951 the third revised edition of ... Read More »

Camellia Note Cards

A few decades ago, Paul Jones was commissioned to paint camellias at the internationally renowned Huntington Gardens in San Marino, California. His paintings are exquisite, and they are sure to please camellia fanciers. (A quantity discount is available for lots of 25 sets or more, contact Bobbie Belcher.) They make wonderful gifts for your fellow camellia lovers, and they are ... Read More »

Sun Camellias

48 pages of information about camellias that do quite well growing in the sun. Includes articles from a 1955 edition of The Camellia Review, suggested uses for sun camellias as bonsai, hedges, pots and baskets, a shopper’s guide, a list of camellia nurseries and lots of photos. Individual copies are $10, US shipping $2.50. For international shipping, contact Bobbie Belcher. ... Read More »

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