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Dorothy Chester

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Id:ICR-4118

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1979

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Dorothy Chester'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1979, p.105, Reg. No.1561: A large to very large, white, peony form C.japonica chance seedling; originated by Grover C. Chester, Augusta, Georgia, USA. The 14 year old seedling first bloomed 1968. It has 40 petals, yellow anthers and filaments. Average flower size 13 cm wide x 7.5 cm deep. Plant growth is upright and spread­ing with dark green leaves, 10 cm long x 6 cm wide.
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