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Dainty Miss

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Id:ICR-3593

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1948

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Dainty Miss'

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McCaskill Gardens Catalogue, 1948: Soft pink at the base of the petals merging into darker pink at the margins, due to deep pink veining. A medium sized, rose form double with loose, heart shaped petals. Vigorous, spreading growth. Leaves mid-green, ellip­tic, acuminate, slightly serrate, 8 cm long by 3.6 cm wide. Mid-season flowering. A seedling of Akebono originated by V. McCaskill, California, USA. See black and white photo, Hertich, 1959, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.III, p.60. Sport: Dainty Miss Variegated.
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