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Adele Sally

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1969

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Adele Sally'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1969, p.158, Reg.1048: A 12-year old chance seedling of Dr John D. Bell that first bloomed in 1964, originated by Homer C. Wilson, Fresno, California, USA. The plant growth is upright, open and medium in rate, with dark green leaves, 8 cm long by 5 cm wide. The semi-double flower is 12-14 cm in diameter and 7 cm deep, with two rows of wavy petals, 3-5 narrow, twisted petals standing erect amongst the stamens. Colour is dark red with yellow anthers and white filaments. Flowers mid-season.