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Id:ICR-2262

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1960

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Care Free'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1960, p.194, Reg. No.460: A 9 year old chance seedling originated by George Demetropolis, Alabama, USA. Plant growth is average and medium in rate. The dark green leaves average 11 cm x 6 cm. The deep salmon rose-pink flower, 12.5-13 cm across by 5 cm deep, is semi-double to peony in form with 10-12 petals, 31 petaloids and 5 rabbit ears. Stamens are golden yellow. Blooms early to mid-season.
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