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Dan Graves

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Id:ICR-3632

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1963

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Dan Graves'

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Mark S. Cannon Scion Catalogue, 1963-1964, p.4. No description. American Camellia Yearbook, 1965, p.230, Reg. No. 749: A 5 year old chance seedling, first bloomed 1959; originated by Mrs D. Graves, Bogalusa, Louisiana, USA. Leaves heavily veined, serrated, dark green, 10 cm x 5 cm. The flower, 11-12.5 cm across and 6 cm deep, is Orient red (819 Verbena chamaedrifolia - Horticultural Color Chart vol.I). Large, thick petals, heavy yellow pollen. Blooms midseason. There is a variegated form, Dan Graves Variegated.
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