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Château de Fougères

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Year Published/Registered2022

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica ‘Château de Fougères’

Chinese Name

Japanese Name

Meaning:historic monument


» English Description

Château de Fougères (C. japonica: European Reg. No 170. Originated by Alain Jouno, Parc Botanique de Haute-Bretagne, Le Chatellier, France and propaged by the SBC (Société Bretonne du Camellia) for the Conservatory to Châteauneuf-du-Faou. Seedling of unkown parentage in 2013, first flowering in 2016. Plant: fastigiate, mi-season and average growth, mi-season flowering, spent flowers falling entire, Flower: peony loose, size medium 10 x 5 cm, 21 petals, outer petals light purplish pink (RHS2015 62C), those in the center white-pink mixed with small stamens with white filaments and pétaloïds, Leaf: medium, 11 x 7 cm, oval, glossy moderate green, serrate margin of the leaf blade.


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Blooming Season France