Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Dorothy Rose'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1956, p.60, Reg. No.253: A 10 year old chance seedling, originated by T. Eagleson, Port Arthur, Texas, USA that first flowered 1950. Plant growth upright, dense and rapid in rate with leaves averaging 8 cm x 5.2 cm. The rose-pink flowers, 7.5 cm across by 4 cm deep, have about 30 petals and resemble Cheerful in form. Flowers midseason.