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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Anemoniflora Violacea'
Anemonae Flora Violacea
Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue. Orthographic variant for Anemoniflora Violacea.
» English Description
Colla, 1843, Camelliografia, p.136, as ‘Anemonaeflora Violacea’: A soft violet-red. Corolla of 9-12 petals alternatively disposed in 3-4 rows, opening ovate-oblong, broad, emarginate. Stamens all disposed regularly with the petals in the centre of the flower, forming a corolla with their apices turned towards the centre. Orthographic errors: ‘Anemonae Flora Violacea’, ‘Anemoneflora Violacea’, ‘Anemonaeflora Violacea’. Originated in Italy. Said by Colla to have been originated by Negri, Milan.