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Compacta

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Id:ICR-3068

CountryUnited Kingdom

Year Published/Registered1830

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Compacta'

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Meaning

Synonym

Compact Flowered Loudon, 1841, An Encyclopedia of Plants, p.1239. Synonym for Compacta.

Description

» English Description

Loddige’s Catalogue, 1830, p.21 and his Botanical Cabinet, vol.XIX, 1832, Folio 1836: “This is a neat, small flowering variety, distinct from every other white, having the char­acter of C.sasanqua in the flower, but the leaves are japonica. We believe that it was raised by Mssrs Young of Epsom, England”.
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