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Carlotta Nencini

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Year Published/Registered1851

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Carlotta Nencini'

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Japanese Name



Carlota Nencini  Verschaffelt, 1855, Nouvelle Iconographie Book II, pl.II. Orthographic error for Carlotta Nencini.

Carlotta Nencina  Camellia Society of America, 1939, Bulletin, p.19. Orthographic error for Carlotta Nencini.

Carlotta Neucini  Morren & de Vos, 1887, Index Bibliographique del’hortus Belicus,. Orthographic error for Carlotta Nencini.

Carlotte Nencini  Auguste van Geert, 1854 Catalogue No.36, p.34. Orthographic variant for Carlotta Nencini.


» English Description

Luzzatti, 1851, Collezione di Camelie, p.9: Large imbricated flower. In the centre and at the circumference, bright rose-red, with the petals in the middle shaded lighter. Verschaffelt, 1855, Nouvelle Iconographie, Book III, pl.II: Blossoms of the largest size, formed of numerous, large, rounded petals, with slightly recurved margin, imbricated with regularity, with a compact, full heart of carmine red. Received in 1853 from Mr Luzzatti, Florence Italy. Originated by Nencici, Italy. Orthographic errors: ‘Carlotta Nencina’, ‘Carlota Nencini’, ‘Carlotta Neucini’, ‘Carlotte Nencini’.


Flower Size

Blooming Season Italy