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Autumn Twilight

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2005

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Autumn Twilight'

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Autumn Twilight. (C.japonica), ACS, The Camellia Journal, Dec. 2005, p.28 with colour photo p.29, Reg. No. 2659. A chance seedling that first flowered 1994. Originated and propagated by C.M. and Lillian Gordy, Ocala, Fla., USA. A chance seedling that first flowered in 1994. The 12.7 cm diameter, lavender pink, formal double flower has heavy petal texture, and imbricated centre petals. A pale pink stripe extends inwards from the centre edge of each petal. American Camellia Yearbook, 2005, p.39 with colour photo p.c3. Plant is upright and dense, with average growth rate. Dark green leaves are 11.5 cm x 5 cm. Flowers mid-season.