Mountain Camellia – Rare Native View Larger Image The Stewartia ovata is often called the mountain camellia. Native plant at the NC Arboretum. Blue Ridge Parkway milepost 393.6. Jonathan Jackson2021-01-09T17:55:38+00:00 Like This Post? Share It With Others! FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestEmail About the Author: Jonathan Jackson Realtor® serving Western North Carolina, photography enthusiast & aspiring traveler. I'm taking time to share daily experiences, seeking education on local history and cataloging images from a lifelong passion. Related Posts Twisted Birch at Craggy Gardens – Blue Ridge Parkway Crabtree Falls – Blue Ridge Parkway Tail Lights on the Blue Ridge Parkway Hominy Valley Overlook – Blue Ridge Parkway Pounding Mill Overlook – Blue Ridge Parkway Leave A Comment Cancel replyComment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.