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Ashton's High Rise

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2008

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Ashton’s High Rise'

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Ashton’s High Rise. (C.japonica), ACS, The Camellia Journal, Mar. 2008, p.C11 with colour photo, Regn. No.2713; Originated by Dr William L. Ackerman, Ashton, Maryland, USA. Propagated by Camellia Forest Nursery and Cam Too Nursery. First flowered in 1994. A 9 cm diameter, medium pinkish red, rose form double flower with separated layers of petals. Central creamywhite filaments and gold anthers. Flowers mid-season. Upright plant with vigorous growth rate. American Camellia Yearbook, 2008, p.105 with colour photo; Dark green leaves 9 cm x 4.5 cm.