Camellia japonica 'April Dawn'
The candy-striped flowers of 'April Dawn' are mostly white with a few deep pink streaks; though occasional branch sports will result in varying color patterns, such as half white/half pink. A Camellia Forest Introduction, 1993.
» Bloom color: White with deep pink stripes
» Bloom form: Formal double
» Bloom size: Medium, 3 to 4 inches
» Bloom period (NC): Early to late spring (Feb-Apr)
» Growth rate, habit: Vigorous, upright
» Zones: 6b-9
» Features: Cold hardy, heavy bloomer, candy striped/variable blooms, CF introduction
» Parentage: C. japonica 'Berenice Boddy' x C. japonica 'Herme'