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Early Bird

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-4437

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1962

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Early Bird'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1962, p.217, Reg. No.648: A 17 year old chance seedling that first flowered 1951. Originated by Wheelers Nursery, Macon, Geogia, USA. The semi-double flowers are 11 cm across and 3 cm deep and medium pink - similar in formation, colour and size to Christine Lee. The flower has 16 petals and blooms early. Sport: Early Bird Variegated.
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