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Conte Tosi

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Year Published/Registered1845

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Conte Tosi'

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Comte Paola Tosi  van Houtte Catalogue, 1845-1846, 23:3. Synonym for Conte Tosi.

Comte Paul Tosi  Auguste van Geert, 1853, Catalogue, No.33, p.24. Joseph Baumann, 1853, Prix Courant, p.2. Orthographic variant for Conte Tosi.

Comte Paulo Tosi  Hazlewood & Jessep, 1972, Checklist - Camellia Cultivars from Nursery Catalogues, p.45. Orthographic error for ‘Comte Paola Tosi’, synonym for Conte Tosi.

Conte Paola Tosi  Franchetti, 1855, Collezione di Camelie, p.20. Synonym for Conte Tosi.


» English Description

Burdin Maggiore & Co. Catalogue, 1845, p.41. No description. Fratelli Rovelli, 1852, Catalogue, p.14: Imbricated in spirals. Carmine pink, paler at centre, lined white. Franchetti, 1855, Collezione di Camelie, p.20 as ‘Conte Paola Tosi’: Circumference carmine pink, centre paler, often striped with white. Imbricated. Burdin Maggiore & Co. Catalogue, 1856-1857: Pink with the centre deeper, striped with white. Originated in Italy by B. Lechi. Synonyms: ‘Comte Paola Tosi’, ‘Conte Paola Tosi’, ‘Comte Paul Tosi’.


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Blooming Season Italy