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Dorothy Peet

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Id:ICR-4135

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1959

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Dorothy Peet'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1959, p.270, 271, Reg. No.368: A 5 year old chance seedling of Berenice Boddy; originated by David L. Feathers, Lafayette, California, USA that first flowered 1957. The dark green leaves are 12.5 cm long by 6 cm wide. The semi­double flowers are 11 cm across and 4 cm deep. In colour the centre is blush, shading to lighter pink. There are 11 petals, the three centre ones being wavy. Blooms mid-season.
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