Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Dream Spinner'
Shao, Taichong, 1992, The Observations from the Camellia World, p.10. Chinese synonym for the New Zealand C.japonica Dream Spinner.
» English Description
New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, 1989, vol.XVI, No.1, p.26, Reg. No.261: Originated by Mrs K.M. Campbell, Wanganui, NZ. The seedling is 12 years old and first flowered in 1980. The plant is slow growing with a dense, upright habit. The leaves are dark green, 8.5 cm long x 5 cm wide. The sweet pea coloured flowers are single with 7 petals and some stamens with white filaments and yellow anthers. The petal edges have fine fimbriation and the colour shades from pale pink centre to deep pink outer edge. Blooms mid-season to late. Flowers measure 9.5-10 cm acros x 4.5 cm deep Colour is from RHS.CC.62D- 62A.