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Ashton's Supreme

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Id:ICR-23698

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2003

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia 'Ashton's Supreme'

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Ashton's Supreme. (C.hybrid). ACS, The Camellia Journal, Dec. 2003, p.21 with colour photo, Reg. No.2605. Flower has bright lavender pink anemone form blooms, 6.5 cm across x 3.8 cm deep. Plant is very cold hardy to -17° F. American Camellia Yearbook, 2003, p.60, colour photo p.c2. First flowered in 1989. A seedling of (Bill Wylam x Plain Jane) x (Narumigata x Plain Jane). Originated by by Dr William L. Ackerman, Ashton, Md, USA. Flower has 21 petals, 34 petaloids, golden yellow anthers and creamy white filaments. Plant is upright, dense, with medium growth rate. Field tested for 20 years. Blooms early to mid-season. The dark green leaves are 7 cm long x 3.8 cm wide.

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