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Id:ICR-913

CountryAustralia

Year Published/Registered1951

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Australis'

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Australia Tammia Nursery Catalogue, 1965-1966. Orthographic error for Australis.

Australia (C.japonica), Shepherd Nursery Catalogue, 1841. No description. Originated in Aus­tralia. (Believed extinct.)

Description

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Camellia Grove Nursery Catalogue, 1951; Waterhouse, 1952, Camellia Trail, p.30: A seedling from Camellia Grove Nursery, St. Ives, Sydney. Large, informal double, salmon rose, resembling Leviathan but flatter in the centre. Three or four rows of large, outer petals and a confused centre of half size petals, petaloids and stamens. Mid-season blooming. Orthographic error: ‘Australia’.
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