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Countess of Derby (US)

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Id:ICR-3411

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1947

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Countess of Derby (US)'

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SCCS., 1947, The Camellia. Its Culture and Nomenclature, erroneously as ‘Countess of Derby’: “White striped carmine. Large rose form double.”, and in 1954: “Pale pink to white, striped carmine red. Large rose form double to peony form. Medium, com­pact, upright growth. Not the same as the variety listed in the old literature, which was a formal double”. See Hertrich, 1959, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.III, pp.54, 55.
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