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Bosi Benedetta

Last Updated:2022/12/3 23:44:42 By:Yves CHAPEL

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Year Published/Registered2022

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica ‘Bosi Benedetta’

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Japanese Name

Meaning:Personal name


Benedetta Bosi   According to the Italian grammar, the given name comes before the family name


» English Description

Bosi Benedetta (C. japonica), European Reg. No 184. Originated and propagated by António Assunção, Guimarães, Portugal. Sport of C. japonica ‘Dona Domitilia’ (ICR-21794) in 2016.  Plant: growth habit upright and dense, growth rate medium under a shade house; blooming from March to May in Portugal. Flower: medium 9 x 3,5 cm, rose form, double, light pink, diffuse towards the base, marginate white with some carmine streaks, fimbriated and thick petals veined darker, outer ovate and inner ovate to round; split yellow stamens with yellow white filaments, some petaloids present. Spent flowers falling whole. Leaf: medium 9 x 5 cm, flat, elliptic, acuminate apex, serrate margin, light green. Other data: named after the daughter of A. Assunção´s dear friend Daniele Bosi.


Flower Size3.5-9 cm

Blooming Season3-5 Month Portugal