Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Dorothy Meredith Kernaghan'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1981, p.96, Reg. No.1695: A medium size to large, blush pink, rose form double, C.japonica chance seedling, originated by Grover C. Chester, Augusta, Georgia, USA. The 11 year old seedling first flowered in 1973. Average flower size, 10 cm wide by 4 cm deep with 40 petals, yellow anthers and filaments. Plant growth is upright and dense with dark green leaves, 10 cm long by 6 cm wide.