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Betty Horton

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Chosen by Don Bergamini


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2019

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Betty Horton'

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BettyHorton. (C. japonica). Registeredin 2019. ACS Registration #3144. This 11-year-old C. japonica chanceseedling first bloomed in 2014. It was originated, registered and propagated byPat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia. Bloom: The large sized 11.4 cm x 3.8 cm formal double formflower is light mauve pink shading to red on the outer petals. This profusebloomer is long lasting with heavy petal texture, consistent form and falls inone piece. Plant: Theplant habit is upright and dense. The growth rate is slow. The plant issuitable for landscaping and exhibition uses. Leaf: The dark green leaves average 11.4cm x 5.1cm with low serration. Bloomseason: Early to midseason. 


Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season10-3 Month United States