Dorothy B. Decuers

Dorothy B. Decuers

Dorothy B. Decuers

Species japonica
Variety Dorothy B. Decuers
Bloom Color rose pink with yellow to orange anthers and ivory filaments
Bloom Size medium to large
Growth Habit upright growth; dark green foliage
Growth Rate average
Originator/Registered By/Propagator John W. Shirah; propagated by Shirah's Camellia Nursery of Lakeland, Florida
Year Originated first bloomed in 1998
Place of Origination Lakeland, Florida, USA
Seed Parent sport seedling of C. japonica 'Happy Birthday'
Link http://camellia.unipv.it/camelliadb2/dbwin.php?pippo=4963
ACS Registration Number 2750
Age/First Bloom/Introduced This C. japonica pink sport of 'Happy Birthday' first bloomed in 1989.
General Bloom The 4" rose pink semi-double to rose form double bloom has ivory filaments and yellow-orange stamens.
Plant & Leaves Plant is vigorous, upright with average rate. It is suitable for landscape. Plant has dark green leaves average 3" long by 1.5" wide/