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Alba Londonensis

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-95

CountryUnited Kingdom

Year Published/Registered1839

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Alba Londonensis'

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Alba Londinensis Gheldorf Const. 1844, Catalogue of Plants and Price List, p.9. Orthographic error for Alba Londonensis.

Alba Londoniensis Jacob Makoy et Cie Catalogue, 1841, p.9. Orthographic error for Alba Londonensis.

Candida Superba van Houtte.1839, Catalogue,1:1. Synonym for Alba Londonensis.

Londienensis Alba Berlèse, 1840, Monographie, ed.2, p.82. Orthographic variant for Alba Londonensis.

Londinensis Alba Mertens & Fontaine, 1845, Collection de cent especes ou variétés du genre Camellia, p.118. Orthographic variant for Alba Londonensis.

Londiniensis Alba Paillet, 1844, in Lemaire, p.156; Des Genres Camellia, Rhododendron.... Orthographic error for Alba Londonensis.

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» English Description

Anonymous, 1839, Revue Horticole, pp.205, 207; van Houtte Catalogue, 1839, 1:1 as ‘Alba Londonesis’ (Candida Superba) and ‘Allnutt’s Alba’: Good form, imbricated, pure white. Orthographic variant: ‘Londoniensis Alba’. Abbreviation: ‘Londoniensis’. Orthographic errors: ‘Alba Londinensis’, ‘Londinensis”. Synonyms: ‘Candida Superba’, ‘London White’. The listing of ‘Allnutt’s Alba’ as a synonym is erroneous. Originated in the UK.
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