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Dainty Dale

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1962

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia 'Dainty Dale'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1962-1963, p.216, Reg. No.652: 7 year old hybrid seedling of Robbie x Dr Tinsley that first bloomed 1957; originated by V.R. James, Aptos, California, USA. Plant growth is upright, dense and rapid with dark green leaves, 9 cm long by 4 cm wide. The loose, peony form to semi-double flower, 11 cm across by 7 cm deep, is shaded orchid pink with yellow anthers and filaments. Blooms have 35 petals and are shaded to a deeped coloured petallage. Flowers mid-season to late.