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Crowned Prince

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-3498

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1959

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Crowned Prince'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1959, p.270, Reg. No.390: A 7 year old chance seedling originated by R.P. Holmes, Mount Olive, North Carolina, USA which first bloomed 1957. The leaves are 10 cm long by 3.5 cm wide. The creamy white flowers, 11.5 cm across and 6.5 cm deep, have 16 petals and 20 petaloids. There are bright yellow stamens around 6-7 petals and numerous stamens appear to form a crown of gold. Flowers mid-season.
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