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Charlene Whiddon

Last Updated:2021/12/14 9:40:25 By:Don Bergamini

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2021

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Charlene Whiddon'

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Charlene Whiddon (C. japonica). Registered in 2021. ACS Registration #3268. It was originated and registered by Pat B. Johnson from Cairo, Georgia, USA. A 12 year old chance seedling. It was first bloomed in 2014. Flower semidouble to loose peony form, very large 14.0 cm in diameter and 7.6 cm in depth, medium light pink with yellow anthers and white filaments. Leaf dark green, 8.3 cm long, and 4.4 cm wide. Plant upright, dense growth, average growth rate. Bloom early to mid-season.