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Elaine's Betty White

Last Updated:2019/4/25 12:40:42 By:Don Bergamini
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Id:ICR-23179

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2010

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Elaine's Betty White'

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ACS Registration #3068. This C. japonica sport of ‘Elaine’s Betty’ first bloomed in 2010. It was originated, registered and propagated by Gordon Rabalais of Arnaudville, Louisiana.  Bloom: The medium sized 7.62 - 10.16cm x 5.08- 7.62cm (treated 10.16 - 12.7cm x 6.35- 8.89cm) loose peony to rose form double form flower is glossy white with pink streaks. It has gold anthers and pale yellow filaments.This profuse bloomer falls in one piece, is long lasting, and has heavy petal texture. The blooms have consistent form. The tips of the petals are green at the bud stage and open very ruffled and fimbriated. Plant: The plant habit is upright and spreading. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses. Leaf: The medium greens leaves average 7.62 - 10.16cm x 5.08cm - 7.62cm and are highly serrated. Bloom season: Midseason.

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