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Amelia

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Id:ICR-347

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1943

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Amelia'

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Gerbing’s Azalea & Camellia Catalogue Supplement, 1943-1944, p.16-17: "Origi­nating with us from seed, named for the Village of Amelia City, where is located my nursery. Opens its flowers, November through March. (Early to late). Free flowering. Growth, slow, upright, sturdy. Foliage, rounded, glossy green. A medium, coppery-red incomplete double, 8 cm in diameter." See colour plate p.17, G.G. Gerbing, Camellias, 1945. Originated in USA.
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