Type Image Chosen by Gianmario Motta
Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Arctic Dawn'
» English Description
ACS, The Camellia Journal, Dec. 2004, p.24 with colour photo; Reg No.2627. A hybrid seedling from C.x williamsii November Pink x C.oleifera Lu Shan Snow, first bloomed in 1989, commercially introduced in 2005. Originated by Dr William L. Ackerman, Ashton, Md, USA. The anemone to peony form, neon coral pink bloom is 11.5 cm across with 12 petals and 48 petaloids. Flowers mid-season to late. Cold hardy to -10º F. American Camellia Yearbook, 2004, p.90, colour photo p.c1. Plant has average growth rate. Dark green leaves are 10 cm long x 4 cm wide.