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Bicolor de la Reine

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Year Published/Registered1859

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Bicolor de la Reine'

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Belladona  van Houtte Catalogue, 1860. Synonym for Bicolor de la Reine.

Bicolore de la Reine  van Houtte, 1861-1862, Catalogue, 98:18. Orthographic variant for Bicolor de la Reine.

Bicolore della Regina  Del Lungo & Girardi, 1928, Le Camellie, p.145. Orthographic variant for Bicolor de la Reine.

Bicolour de la Reine  Nairne & Son, 1906 Catalogue. Orthographic variant for Bicolor de la Reine.

Camellia Bicolore de la Reine  Auguste van Geert, 1863-1864, Catalogue, No.54, p.33. van Houtte, 1872, Catalogue, p.358. Synonym for ‘Bicolore de la Reine’.

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» English Description

van Houtte, 1859 Catalogue, 77:51: Superior imbrication, petals very large, extremely round, deep rose, very soft, sometimes veined, with the circumference of the flower bordered distinctly with pure white. Van Houtte, 1861, Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l‘Europe, vol.14, p.17, illustr., 1400. A sport of De la Reine, grafted and fixed by M. Vervaene, of Belgium. Orthographic variants: ‘Bicolore de la Reine’, ‘Bicolour de la Reine’, ‘Bicolore della Regina’. Synonym: ‘Belladonna’.


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