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Aztec Warrior

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1966

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Aztec Warrior'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.84, Reg. No. 833: A 7 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1962; originated by Alec and Alice Horne, Moncks Corner, South Carolina, USA. Plant growth is upright and medium in rate with 9.5 cm x 3.8 cm light green leaves. The anemone to loose peony form flowers are bright red with yellow anthers and pink filaments and measure 13 cm across by 7.5 cm deep. All petals are somewhat twisted, 28 petals are large and surround 14 smaller ones, curled and intermixed with 12 petaloids and the sta­mens. All curl outwards and downwards to form a ball. Blooms early to mid-season.


Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season10-3 Month United States