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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia hiemalis 'Dan's Sonya'
» English Description
Dan's Sonya. (C. hiemalis). C. Aust, Camellia News, No.183 Winter 2010, p.10 with colour photo; Regn No.640N; A chance seedling of C.hiemalis Shishigashira, first flowered 1991. Upright, compact, slow growing plant with masses of small to medium size, semi-double to informal double blooms. Pink buds open to a white flower with a strong, sweet fragrance. Irregular, broad petals are waved, and may also be fluted or twisted. Filaments are cream in a flared column, with an occasional petaloid. Glossy, dark green, elliptic leaves. Early and extended sasanqua flowering season. Originated by Kurt Boesen, Dancraft Nurseries, Wilberforce, NSW, Aust.