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Bella Eleonora

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Id:ICR-1276

CountryItaly

Year Published/Registered1846

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Bella Eleonora'

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Burnier & Grilli Catalogue, 1846-1847. No description. de Jonghe, 1851, Traité de la Culture du Camellia, p.97: Flower, large and full; imbricated, similar to Incarnata; colour, dark maroon. Originated by Nencini, Italy. Roda 1885 Nursery Catalogue has this as synonymous with Contessa Nencini. However Del Lungo e Girardi, 1928 has Nencini as the originator of Bella Eleonora while Contessa Nencini was named and released by the nursery of Burnier and Grilli in 1846.
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