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Betty Grandy

Last Updated:2023/6/15 9:18:44 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-1541

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1951

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Betty Grandy'

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SCCS, 1951, The Camellia. Its Culture and Nomenclature: White, slightly blush pink. Large rose form double. Medium, compact growth. Mid-season to late flowering. Originated by Mrs C.R. Grandy, Norfolk, Virginia, USA.ACS, Registration No.57, American Camellia Yearbook, 1954, p303: Date of application—April 4, 1950. A 6 to 8-year-old seeding unkown parentage that first flowered in 1950; grown by Mrs. Charles Boolandy, of Norfolk, Virginia. The plant is of average, compact growth with mrodle ovate, bright green foliage. The white folwers have a slight blush pink are complete double,, imbricated. They are 4 to 6 inches in diameter with 38 or more petals. This year, its first season, it bloomed from the middle of February until the first week in April.

Flower

Flower Size10.2-15.3 cm

Blooming Season4-5 Month United States

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