Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Peach Blush'
» English Description
ACRS, Camellia News, 1998, No.147, p.13, Reg. No.511. Originated by Bernice Joy West, Carrum Downs, Victoria, Australia. Seed parent ‘White Waratah’ (Anemoniflora Alba) pollen parent unknown. First flowered 1996. The Elegans-form flower has 14 very pale peach guard petals and 230 light peach petaloids (RHS.CC.69D – 65D) 8.8 cm across x 3.5 cm deep. Flowers appear mid-season on an upright plant of medium growth. Leaves dark green, glossy, curled and flat, oval, fine serrations, 6 cm long x 4 cm wide. Petals notched and fluted, petaloid centre stands up in a tight bunch.