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Belle de Wilhelmshöhe

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Year Published/Registered1838

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Belle de Wilhelmshöhe'

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Bella de Wilhelmshohe  Ellis, 1953, Old Camellia Varieties, p.41. Orthographic variant for Belle de Wilhelmshöhe.

Belle de Wilhelmshahe  Makoy Catalogue, 1838. Orthographic error for Belle de Wilhelmshöhe.

Belle Wilhelmshöhe  Jacob Makoy et Cie Catalogue, 1839, p.16. Orthographic variant for Belle de Wilhelmshöhe.

Belle Wilhemshohe  Trillon, Le Mans Nursery Catalogue, 1843, p.3. Orthographic error for Belle de Wilhelmshöhe.

Wilhelmohohe  van Houtte Catalogue, 1842, 959. Orthographic error for ‘Wilhelmshoehe’, syn­onym for Belle de Wilhelmshöhe.

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» English Description

Makoy Catalogue, 1838 as ‘Belle de Wilhelmshahe’; Berlèse, 1843, Iconographie, pl.228 and facing page: The flower, 10 cm in diameter, is full peony form, irregular, of a scarlet carmine with a touch of orange. The exterior petals are in two rows, very large, rounded, notched, reflexed, those following are diversiform and of different sizes; some are upright, others oblique, a large number grouped in a spherical form of large size. Orthographic errors: ‘Belle de Wilhelmshahe’, ‘Bella de Wilhelmshohe’, ‘Wilhelmshoehe’, ‘Belle Wil­hemshöhe’. Orthographic variant: ‘Belle Wilhelmshöhe’. This is a Trillon seedling.


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