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Bel's Beauty

Last Updated:2019/11/9 10:04:43 By:Don Bergamini

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2019

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Bel's Beauty'

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Bel's Beauty. (C. japonica).  Registered in 2019. ACS Registration Number    3164. This 14-year-old C. japonica chance seedling of 'Beatrix Hoyt' first bloomed in 2009. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia. Bloom: The medium to large sized 10.2 cm x 5.1 cm formal double to loose peony form flower is white. The bloom consists stacked and pointed. petals. This profuse bloomer is long lasting, has heavy petal texture, a consistent form and falls in one piece. Plant: The plant habit is upright and dense. The growth rate is slow. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses. Leaf: The dark green leaves have low serration and average 7.6 cm x 3.8 cm. Bloom season: Midseason to late.