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Last Updated:2022/8/6 12:36:59 By:Yves CHAPEL
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Id:ICR-26189

CountryFrance

Year Published/Registered2022

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica ‘Douceur’

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Douceur (C. japonica), European Reg. No 171. Originated by Alfred Lemaitre, Carquefou, France and propagated by Nurseries Joël Lemaitre, La Favrière, Carquefou, 44470, France. Seedling of unkown parentage in 1995, first flowering in 2000. Plant: growth habit, bushy, growth rate, medium. Flower: medium 9 x 4 cm, compact anemon form, heart composed of upright petaloïds mixed with a few stamens, and always lighter than the outside petals; pale purplish pink (RHS2015 56C), opening strong pink (RHS2015 48C) with two rows of notched and round outside petals. Leaf: medium 9 x 5,5 cm, oval flat, acuminate apex, serrate margin of the leaf blade, dark green and glossy.


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