Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Dan Grant'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.86, Reg. No.858: A 9 years old chance seedling, that first bloomed 1961; originated by Dr T.A. Grant, Savannah, Georgia, USA. Plant habit is dense, spreading and rapid in rate with dark green leaves, 9.5 cm long x 5 cm wide. The light pink flower is semi-double, similar to ‘Herme’ (Hikarugenji) with rabbit ears. Anthers, yellow and filaments white. Size, 11-12 cm across and 6 cm deep with 26 petals including 8-10 rabbit ears mixed with stamens. Flowers are pale pink with darker venation and white spots and streaks. Flowers early to late.