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Bella di Livorno

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Id:ICR-1265

CountryItaly

Year Published/Registered1860

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Bella di Livorno'

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Bella di Lavorno Hazlewood & Jessep, 1972, Checklist - Camellia Cultivars from Nursery Catalogues, p.20. Orthographic error for Bella di Livorno.

Description

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Verschaffelt, 1860, Nouvelle Iconographie, Book IX, pl.I: A beautiful pink, liberally striped with white at the centre, and composed of numerous, biform petals; those on the exterior, rounded, closely serried, full or slightly bilobate, the others oval, all imbricated with the utmost regularity. The foliage is small and elegant. It was obtained in the city of Livorno, Italy by M. Mazzanti. Orthographic error: ‘Bella di Lavorno’.
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