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Douglas Potter

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1977

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Douglas Potter'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1977, p.209, 210, Reg. No.1446: A large, deep rose-pink, peony form C.japonica; early to mid-season flowering. An 11 year old seedling that first bloomed 1970; originated by Douglas Mayfield, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA. The peony form, Debutante type bloom has 32 large petals and white filaments. Average size is 12 cm across and 7.5 cm deep. It has 7 large, curled, crinkled petals, yellow anthers. Plant growth is upright, open and rapid with dark green leaves, 11 cm long x 7.5 cm wide.