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Barbara Colbert

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1969

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Barbara Colbert'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1969, p.159, Reg. No.1063: A 9 year old seedling of Wildwood and Jessie Katz that first bloomed 1964; originated by Ralph E. May, Florida, USA. Plant growth is upright, average and rapid in rate, with dark green leaves 7.5 cm x 3.5 cm. The semi-double flower, similar to Frizzle White, is 11.5 cm across and 8.5 cm deep. Clear pink with few stamens, having yellow anthers and white filaments. Blooms early to mid­season. For colour photo see front cover, ACS, 1969, The Camellia Journal, Vol.24, No.1. Sports: Barbara Colbert Variegated, Barbara Colbert Silver.


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Blooming Season United States