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Duca di Reichstadt

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Year Published/Registered1845

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Duca di Reichstadt'

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Duc de Reichstadt Rollisson & Son, 1846, Catalogue No.1, p.7. Jacob Makoy et Cie Catalogue, 1849, p.19. van Houtte Catalogue, 1849-1850, 38:39. Orthographic variant for Duca di Reichstadt.

Duc de Reichyta Verschaffelt Catalogue, 1846, p.53. Orthographic error for Duca di Reich­stadt.

Duc di Reichstadt Burdin Maggiore & Co., 1849-1850, Catalogue General. Orthographic error for Duca di Reichstadt.

Duca Reichstadt Medici Spada, 1857, Catalogo nel Giardino a Villa Quiete, p.10. Orthographic vari­ant for Duca di Reichstadt.

Ducca de Reichstadt Harrison ed., 1846, Floricultural Cabinet, p.44. Orthographic error for Duca di Reichstadt.


» English Description

Oudin, Lisieux Nursery Catalogue, 1845-1846, p.43: Very full, imbri­cated double, deep carmine. van Houtte Catalogue, 1845-1846, 23:3: [from B. Lechi]. Imbri­cated, very double, deep crimson, blotched or streaked white. Berlèse, 1849, Annales de la Société Central d’Horticulture de Paris, Vol.40, p.279, as ‘Duc de Reichstadt’. Formal double, 10-11cm across, salmon orange red with white stripes. Petals in 5-6 rows, blood red veins, parted vertically by a white stripe. Verschaffelt, 1850, Nouvelle Iconographie, Book IX, pl.II as ‘Duc de Reichstadt’: a deep maroon red, formal double with streaks of pure white. Originated in Italy by Count Bernardin Lechi. Orthographic variants: ‘Duc de Reichstadt’, ‘Duca Reichstadt’, ‘Duc di Reichstadt’. Orthographic error: ‘Ducca de Reichstadt’.