Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Conte Durini'
Verschaffelt, 1860, Nouvelle Iconographie, Book IX, pl.II. Orthographic variant for Conte Durini.
Vanderbilt, 1940, Cameilia Research, p.3. Orthographic error for Conte Durini.
» English Description
Franchetti, 1855, Collezione di Camelie, p.20: Imbricated; bright red stained white. Verschaffelt, 1860, Nouvelle Iconographie, Book IX, pl.II as ‘Comte Durini’: A true rose by the form, the delicate pink colouring with broad, white stripes. A medium size bloom, small foliage. It was sent to us 3 years ago by Mr Miellez of Lille who received it recently from Italy where it had been obtained from seed. Orthographic variant: ‘Comte Durini’. Orthographic error: ‘Comte Durvini’.