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Dr. Karl Horn

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2013

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Dr. Karl Horn'

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Dr. Karl Horn. (C.japonica), ACS, The Camellia Journal, Dec. 2013, p.27 with colour photo; Regn No. 2879; Originated, registered and propagated by Vernon E. Howell, Lucedale, Miss., USA. ACS, Yearbook, 2013, p.112, with colour photo; A 35 year old seedling, parentage unknown, first flowered 1983. The medium size, 9cm diameter x 5cm deep flower is a white formal double with 50 petals. All petals incurved and interior petals pointed. Heavy texture, and flowers fall whole. Plant is upright and open with average growth rate. Mid-green leaves average 7.5cm x 5cm, with medium serration. Flowers mid-season.