Camellia x 'Pink Icicle'
This hybrid from Dr. Ackerman has shell pink, semi-double to peony form flowers. Dark green leaves tolerate winter sun well and make a nice background for the large flowers.
Hardy to USDA Zone: 6b
Growth: Average, upright
Blooms (NC): Feb to Mar
Bloom size: Med to Large, 3 to 5 inches
» Bloom color: Shell pink
» Bloom form: Semi-double to peony
» Bloom size: Medium to large, 3 to 5 inches
» Bloom period (NC): Early to mid spring (Feb-Mar)
» Growth rate, habit: Moderate, upright
» Zones: 6b-9
» Features: Cold-hardy, hybrid
» Parentage: Camellia x williamsii 'November Pink' x C. oleifera