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Daniel Webster

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1848

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Daniel Webster'

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Dan el Webster  Guichard Nursery Catalogue, 1910. Orthographic error for Daniel Webster.

Danel Webster  McIlhenny, 1935, Catalogue. Orthographic error for Daniel Webster.

Daniel Websler  Medici Spada, 1857, Catalogo nel Giardino a Villa Quiete, p.10. Orthographic error for Daniel Webster.

Daniel Webstget  Notizziario della Società Italiana della Camellia, Dec.1989, No.4, p.4. Orthographic error for Daniel Webster.


» English Description

van Houtte Catalogue, 1848, 33:14: No description. Catalogue 1848­-1849, 35:36: Carmine with fine lines of white, some petals completely white, others with broad stripes, perfectly imbricated. Petals well rounded. Berlèse, 1849, Annales de la Société Central d’Horticulture de Paris, vol.40, p.231: Cherry red carmine, delicately streaked with white, petals rounded, almost round, broad, indented, some entirely white, others steaked or blotched with deep or light red. A perfect formal double, 10-11 cm across. Described and illustrated in Verschaffelt,1855, Nouvelle Iconographie, Book X, pl.1: The blossoms, of medium size, are full bod­ied, pink liberally striped with white. They are intermediate between formal and peony, the first rows regularly imbricated, while in the centre the petals are erect, close and form a promi­nent heart. It was received from Mr Boll of Philadelphia, USA who obtained it from seed. Orthographic errors: ‘Dan el Webster’, ‘Danel Webster’, ‘Daniel Websler’, ‘Daniel Webstget’.


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Blooming Season United States