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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Cherry Glow'
(Crimson Cherry),Gao & Zhuang, 1989, The Camellia in China, p.71, No.513. Chinese synonym for the Australian C.reticulata Cherry Glow.
» English Description
ACRS., 1970, Camellia News,No.40, p.26, Reg. No.121: Originated by E.R. Sebire, Wandin North, Victoria, Australia. Seed parent ‘Crimson Robe’, (Dataohong), pollen parent unknown. The plant is an open, upright, vigorous grower. It produces in mid-season, 15 cm across, double to incomplete double blooms with 18 petals, of a glowing red colour. The 10 cm long by 5 cm wide, lanceolate leaves are deep green, reticulate, with shallow serrations. Sport: Cherry Glow Variegated. Chinese synonym: ‘Yingtaohong’