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C. M. Gordy

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2013

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'C. M. Gordy'

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C. M. Gordy. (C.japonica), ACS, The Camellia Journal, Dec. 2013, p.28 with colour photo; Regn No.2896; Regd. by C.M & Lillian Gordy, Ocala, Fla., USA. ACS, Yearbook, 2013, p.107 with colour photo; A 10 year old seedling, parentage unknown, first flowered 2008. Propagated by Loch Laurel Nursery, Valdosta, Ga. Large size, 12.7cm diameter x 5.7cm flower is deep pink, with creped and ruffled petals. Stamens with gold anthers and cream filaments splayed out to the edges of the petals. Heavy petal texture, and flowers fall whole. Plant has a dense, vigorous habit. Dark green leaves average 9.5cm x 6.5cm, with medium serration. Flowers early to mid-season.