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Captain Blood

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Id:ICR-2218

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1948

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Captain Blood'

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McIlhenny Catalogue, 1948-1949: Peony type bloom, medium sized, outer petals turned down and curled under at tips, inner petals, irregular, upstanding; lemon tipped stamens; rose-red blossom washed pomegranate purple. A seedling from Jungle Gar­dens, Avery Island, Louisiana, USA. See p.29, Hertrich, 1959, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.III.
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