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Christian Pink

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Id:ICR-23264

CountryAustralia

Year Published/Registered1970

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Christian Pink'

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Christian Pink. (C. japonica). Australian Reg. No. 461.  Applicant: K. Strudwick, 2 The Crescent, Crafers, South Australia 5152. Originator F Melville.  Sport of C. japonica 'Ochroleuca'. First flowered 1970 and remained true since. The elegans form flower has pink centre petaloids, pale-pink petals, with deep-pink striations on the edges of all petals. RHS 65 B - D, 110 mm x 65 mm. Flowers freely mid-season to late on an upright bushy plant. Leaves dark-green, glossy, oval, elliptic serrated margins, pointed apex, 120 mm x 50 mm. Flowers shed whole. Application received from Adelaide Hills Branch (Inc) A.C.R.S.


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