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Catherine Cathcart

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1938

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Catherine Cathcart'

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Catherine Catchart  Doty & Doerner Nursery Catalogue, ca.1950. Orthographic error for Catherine Cathcart.

Catherine Cathcart Variegated  SCCS., 1946, Camellias, P.18. Synonym for Catherine Cathcart.

Leila  Mcllhenny, 1934, List of Camellia Japonicas for Sale, p.5. Erroneously applied to Catherine Cathcart.

Lila  Doty & Doerner Nursery Catalogue, ca.1949. Synonym for Catherine Cathcart.

Lord Darby  Griffiths & Strother, 1954, ACS., Nomenclature Cross-reference List, pp.2, 7. Synonym for Catherine Cathcart.

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» English Description

Gerbing’s Azalea Gardens Catalogue, 1938-1939: Late flowering, full double pink, marbled with white. Round, light green foliage, slow growth. Early blooming. Synonyms: ‘Leila’, ‘Lord Darby’, ‘San Antonio’, ‘San Antonia’. Black and white photo, p.31, Hertrich, 1959, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.III. Coloured illustration Gerbing, 1945, Camellias, p.41. Originated at Magnolia Gardens, Charleston, South Georgia, USA. Ortho­graphic error: ‘Catherine Catchart’. Synonym: ‘Catherine Cathcart Variegated’.


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Blooming Season United States