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Comtesse Hartig

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Year Published/Registered1840

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Comtesse Hartig'

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Comtessa d'Hartig van Houtte Catalogue, 1841, 7:5. Orthographic error for Comtesse Hartig.

Comtesse d'Hartig Trillon, Le Mans, Nursery Catalogue, 1845, p.4. Orthographic error for Comtesse Hartig.

Comtesse d'Hartige Verschaffelt Catalogue, No.50, 1844, p.19. Orthographic error for Comtesse Hartig.

Comtesse de Harting Cachet Catalogue, 1840-1841, p.2. Orthographic error for Comtesse Hartig.

Comtesse Hartwig Auguste van Geert, 1848, Catalogue, p.16. Orthographic error for Comtesse Hartig.

Contessa d'Hartig Franco Agostoni, 1844, Catalogo Plantarum..., p.8. Orthographic variant for Comtesse Hartig.

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» English Description

Berlèse, 1840, Monographie, ed.2, p.184, 234: Leaves, long, apex acumi­nate, recurved; bud oblong, scales blackish; flower 9 cm across, deep orange, widened shell shape; exterior petals, broad, numerous, close set, reflexed; the others upright, serried, well notched, imbricated in the highest sense, like the hundred petalled rose, the margins reflexed, irregular; those of the centre are flared out, compact, long, numerous and unequal. Originated by Mariani, Italy. Orthographic errors: ‘Comtessa d’Hartig’, ‘Comtesse d’Hartig’, ‘Comtesse d’Hartige’, ‘Contessa Harting’, ‘Comtesse Hartwig’, ‘Comtesse de Harting’, ‘Comtess de Har­tig’, ‘Comtesse d’Arting’. Orthographic variant: ‘Contessa Hartig’, ‘Countess Hartig’, ‘Comtesse Hartig’.