Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Party Dress'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1959, p.279, Reg. No.394: A 9 year old chance seedling, originated by Caesar Breschini, San Jose, California, USA that first bloomed 1956. Plant growth is upright and medium rapid, with dark green leaves, 8 cm long x 5 cm wide. The semi-double flowers, 11 cm across x 5 cm deep, resemble Frizzle White in form with 25 petals, 5 rabbit ears and numerous stamens. The colour is creamy white, shading to pale pink in the centre, then deepening to lavender pink at the petal edge. Flowers mid-season to late.