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Eleanor McCown

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1942

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Eleanor McCown'

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Eleanor McGowan Harris’ Longview Nursery Retail Price List, 1955-1956, p.6. Orthographic error for Eleanor McCown.

Eleanor McGown SCCS., 1947, The Camellia. Its Culture and Nomenclature. Orthographic error for Eleanor McCown.

Mrs Eleanor McCowan SCCS., 1946, Camellias, p.20. Synonym for Eleanor McCown.

Mrs Elenor McCowan SCCS., 1942, Classification of Camellias, p.3. Orthographic error for Eleanor McCown.


» English Description

SCCS., 1942, Classification of Camellia, p.3 as ‘Mrs Elenor McCowan’. No description. SCCS, 1950, The Camellia. Its Culture and Nomenclature, p.35: White streaked red and pink. Large semi-double. Vigorous, loose, upright growth. Originated in the USA by Shepp. Flowers Mid-season. Sport: Catherine McCowan. Orthographic errors: ‘Eleanor McGown’, ‘Mrs Elenor McCowan’. See colour photo, Macoboy, 1981, The Colour Dictionary of Camellias, p.83.