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Bostonia

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-1848

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1838

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Bostonia'

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Bostoniae van Houtte, 1844-1845, Catalogue, 18:8. Orthographic variant for Bostonia.

Bostoniana van Houtte, 1845-1846, Catalogue, 23:2. Orthographic variant for Bostonia.

Bostoniana Plenissima Costa, 1846, Catalogue de la collection de camellias présentée à sa majesté L’Impératrice de toutes les Russies et Reine de Pologne, p.7. Synonym for Bostonia.

Description

» English Description

Hogg, 1838, Magazine of Horticulture, 4:155: Originated by Floy. Beautiful light rose, very double. Orthographic variants: ‘Bostoniana’, ‘Bostoniae’. Berlèse, 1840, Monographie: Flower about 10 cm across, cherry red, outer petals in many rows, imbricated, rounded, regu­larly tiered, those at the centre very small, upright, elongated, sexual organs invisible. Syn­onym: ‘Bostoniana Plenissima’. Originated in USA.
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