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Alcyone Ostberg

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2005

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Alcyone Ostberg'

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» English Description

ACS, The Camellia Journal, Dec. 2005, p.28 and colour photo p.29, Reg. No. 2658. A chance seedling that first flowered in 1995. Originated and propagated by C.M. and Lillian Gordy, Ocala, Fla., USA. The 12.7 cm diameter, semi-double flower is deep pink with deeper lavender pink centre, semi-double to loose peony in form, with soft gold anthers and creamy filaments. American Camellia Yearbook, 2005, p.39 and colour photo p,c3. Plant is stated to be upright and open, with slow, dense growth. Dark green leaves are 8.2 cm x 4.5 cm.


Flower Size12.7-13 cm

Blooming Season United States