Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Dorothy Peet'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1959, p.270, 271, Reg. No.368: A 5 year old chance seedling of Berenice Boddy; originated by David L. Feathers, Lafayette, California, USA that first flowered 1957. The dark green leaves are 12.5 cm long by 6 cm wide. The semidouble flowers are 11 cm across and 4 cm deep. In colour the centre is blush, shading to lighter pink. There are 11 petals, the three centre ones being wavy. Blooms mid-season.