Camellia 'Gay Baby' in the Camellias Database

Data specific to Camellias (Edit)
Flower size: Miniature: up to 2 1/2 inches (6 cm)
Blooming period: Midseason: (January 1- March 1)
Bloom Type: semi-double
Originator: O. Blumhardt, Whangarei
Year Originated & Registration date: first bloomed in 1975
Place of Origination: New Zealand
Parentage: C. X williamsii 'Ruby Bells' X C. X 'Tiny Princess'

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7b -15 °C (5 °F) to -12.2 °C (10 °F)
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: deep orchid pink
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Pollinators: Bees

Photo courtesy of Camellia Forest Nursery

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