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Cup of Beauty (US)

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Id:ICR-3517

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1962

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Cup of Beauty (US)'

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Meaning

Synonym

Derbiana The Pacific Camellia Society, 1946, Camellia Nomenclature, p.11. Synonym for Cup of Beauty (United States).

Description

» English Description

SCCS., 1962, Camellia Nomenclature, p.31: Rose red. Large, rose form double to semi-double of cupped form. Mid-season blooming. This cultivar was erroneously listed in the Fruitland Nursery Catalogues from 1938 up to 1962 as ‘Cup of Beauty’. It is a variety of unknown origin from Magnolia Gardens, Charleston, South Carolina, USA. See p.85, Hertrich, 1955, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.II for black and white photo.
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