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Agnes of the Oaks

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Id:ICR-22724

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1949

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Agnes of the Oaks'

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Doty et al., 1949, American Camellia Yearbook, p.240: A seedling of unknown parentage grown by Mr Frank A. Godcheaux, Sr., Abbeville, Louisiana, USA, and named for his wife. It first bloomed in the 1944-1945 season. A large semi-double red, varie­gated variety with a formation like ‘Lady Clare’, (Akashigata) The red is a medium but clear colour. The petals have a tendency to ruffle. Early to mid-season flowering. SCCS, Camellia Nomenclature states: "Similar to if not the same as Oniji." This cultivar holds Plant Patent No. 873 and is Reg. No.41, American Camellia Yearbook, 1954, p.300. Colour plate: American Camellia Yearbook, 1952 facing p.98.
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