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Bob Mealing

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Id:ICR-1764

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1962

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Bob Mealing'

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SCCS, Reg. No.43, 1962; American Camellia Yearbook, 1965, p.227, Reg. No.706: A chance seedling that bloomed in 1959 at 10 years old; originated by Dr H.G. Mealing, South Carolina, USA. The flower is semi-double, 8.5-10 cm across, colour Neyron Rose, 623/2 on opening and fading with age, to 623/1. Blooms mid-season to late on a vigorous, upright plant. Has large cluster of yellow stamens.
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