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Albert Horne

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1966

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Albert Horne'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.82, Reg. No.832: A 7 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1963; originated by Albert and Alice Horne, Moncks Corner, South Carolina, USA. The semi-double flower is 13 cm across x 7 cm deep. The colour is light pink with deep, rose-pink stripe. Anthers are yellow and filaments white. There are 13-15 full form petals intermixed with 5-7 petaloids. Blooms mid-season. Plant growth is upright and dense, medium in rate with dark green leaves averaging 12 cm long x 6 cm wide.