Camellia x 'Pink Icicle Var.'
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
Parentage: C. x williamsii 'November Pink' x C. oleifera 'Lu Shan Snow'