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Cappy Durden Variegated

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1991

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Cappy Durden Variegated'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1991, p.77, Reg. No.2224: Originated by Dean’s Nursery, Lucedale, Mississippi, USA, and commercially introduced in 1990. A large, dark red, variegated white, semi-double chance seedling. The 17 year old seedling first bloomed in 1973. Average flower size is 11-12.5 cm across x 5 cm deep with 18 petals, yellow anthers and red filaments. Plant growth is upright, dense and rapid with dark green leaves 10 cm across x 6 cm wide. Registered erroneously as ‘Cappy Durden Var.’. Colour photo pp.80-81, 1991 American Camellia Yearbook.