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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Pink Delight'
Early Pink Delight
Hazlewood & Jessep, 1972, Checklist - Camellia Cultivars from Nursery Catalogues, p.65. Synonym for Pink Delight.
» English Description
ACRS., 1971, Camellia News, No.43, p.34, Reg. No.136: Originated by Edgar R. Sebire, Wandin North, Victoria, Australia from seed of unknown parents obtained from USA. First flowered 1969. The plant has an open, upright, vigorous growth habit; blooming mid-season with 16 cm. across, semi-double, fuchsine pink flowers. The olive green, reticulate leaves are 10-11 cm long x 5 cm wide with acuminate apices, obtuse bases and margins sharply serrated. Synonym: ‘Early Pink Delight`.