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Blushing Beauty

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Id:ICR-1757

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1965

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Blushing Beauty'

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American Camellia Yearbook. 1965, p.227, Reg. No.797: A 7 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1962; originated by Neal Cox, South Carolina, USA. Plant growth, upright and open, rapid to medium in rate, with light green leaves, 11 cm long by 4 cm wide. The formal double flowers are white, blushed pink. Blooms measure 7.5-8.5 cm across and 2.5-3.5 cm deep and have 60 petals. Blooms mid-season. See colour plate, p.73, Macoboy, The Colour Dictionary of Camellias.
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