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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1959

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Party Dress'

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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.


Flower Size11.4-12.5 cm

Blooming Season1-5 Month United States