silky camellia

noun

Definition of silky camellia

: a shrub or small tree (Stewartia malachodendron) of the southeastern U.S. often cultivated as an ornamental and having white flowers with blue anthers and dark purple filaments

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“Silky camellia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/silky%20camellia. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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