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Dr. Merrillat

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1946

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Dr. Merrillat'

Chinese Name:梅里尔特博士

Japanese Name



Doctor Merilatt Fruitland Nursery Catalogue, 1947-1948, p.27. Orthographic variant for Dr Mer­rillat.

Dr Merilatt Fruitland Nursery Catalogue, 1947-1948. Orthographic error for Dr Merrillat.

Dr Merillat The Pacific Camellia Society 1946, Camellia Nomenclature, p.4. Orthographic error for Dr Merrillat.

Dr Merrillot SCCS Bulletin, vol.11, No.2, p.17, Dec 1949. Orthographic error for Dr Merrillat.


» English Description

Valley Garden Supplies Catalogue, 1946-1947: Bright red. Large, semi-dou­ble to peony form with petals of crepe-like texture. Vigorous, open growth with medium sized, dark green foliage. Mid-season blooming. See black and white photo, p.95, Hertrich, 1955, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.II. Originated by the Star Nursery, California, USA. Orthographic errors: ‘Dr Merilatt’, ‘Dr Merillat’, ‘Doctor Merilatt’, ‘Dr Merrillot’.