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Betty Boardman

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Id:ICR-1530

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1945

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Betty Boardman'

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Fruitland Nursery Catalogue, 1945-1946, p.27: A large, deep pink, semi-double, 9-10 cm across, resembling ‘Donckelaeri’ (Masayoshi). Filaments white with a pink base and golden anthers; buds long and narrow. Leaves, light green, glossy, broad-ovate, 9.5 cm x 5.5 cm, long prominent apex, veins pronounced, serrations shallow. A bushy, compact, vigorous grower. Originated by Alonza P. Boardman, Georgia, USA from a seedling of unknown parents. Not to be confused with the cultivar Elizabeth Boardman. Sport Betty Boardman Variegated.
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