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Charles Thomas

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1998

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Charles Thomas'

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Charles Thomas. (C.japonica), ACS, The Camellia Journal, Aug. 1998, p.23, Reg. No.2465. A small, rose, rose form double chance seedling. Flowers mid-season. Originated by Charles T. Elliott, Sr, Swainsboro, Ga., USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 1998, p.1, colour photo before p.1. The 15 year old seedling first flowered in 1993. Average flower size is 7.5 cm across x 4.5 cm deep with 44 petals, golden anthers and cream filaments. Plant growth is dense and vigorous with dark green leaves 7.5 cm long x 3.2-3.8 cm wide.