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Celeste G.

Last Updated:2023/6/13 8:51:49 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-2450

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1960

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Celeste G.'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1960, p.194, Reg. No.498: An 8 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1958; originated by Mrs O.Henry Wienges, St. Matthews, South Carolina, USA. Plant growth is average in density and medium in rate with dark green leaves, 7.5-10 cm long by 3.5-5 cm wide. The semi-double flowers, 10 cm in diameter and 5 cm deep, are pale pink in the centre, deepening to rose on the ruffled edges and have 23 petals with occa­sional petaloids interspersed amongst yellow stamens. Flowers mid-season.

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Flower Size10.2-11.5 cm

Blooming Season2-3 Month United States

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