Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia sasanqua 'Dan's Valerie'
» English Description
Dan's Valerie. (C. sasanqua). C. Aust., Camellia News, No.192, Winter 2013, p.28 with colour photo p.28; Regn No. 680N. Chance seedling of Dan's Hanne. Small to medium size, irregular semidouble with petaloids, lovely fragrance. Petals are marbled pink/lavender, crinkled and notched, the top layer often twisted. Pale yellow stamens are dispersed and multi-fascicle. Plant is fast growing, upright and bushy. New foliage very dark green, almost black. Leaves elliptic with acute tip. Originated by Kurt Boesen, Dancraft Nurseries, Wilberforce, NSW, Aust.