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Alba Portas

Last Updated:2021/2/8 16:42:39 By:Pilar Vela
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Id:ICR-21738

CountrySpain

Year Published/Registered2016

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Alba Portas'

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Meaning:personal name

Description

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It was registered by ESTACIÓN FITOPATOLÓXICA AREEIRO (Diputación Pontevedra), PONTEVEDRA, SPAIN. Published in Camelia, journal of Sociedad Española de la Camelia-Spain, 2016,29:49, with colour photos. Originated by Manuel Portas Pérez, A Coruña, Spain, in 2004. First flowering in 2013. Description: A semi-double flower, 9-10 cm diameter, white dotted and streaked with pink (63D and 53D, RHSCC); with 8-9 ovate and rounded petals; occasionally white petaloids; 150-170 stamens with cream yellow filaments. Leaves 7.5-10 cm length x 3.5-5.5 cm width, medium green, elliptical. Plant shrubby, upright and semi-spread, medium growing. Mid-season flowering, very floriferous, the flower falls whole. Named in honor of obtentor’s daughter.


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