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Duchesse de Nemours

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-4376

CountryFrance

Year Published/Registered1842

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Duchesse de Nemours'

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Duc de Nemour  Magnolia Gardens and Nursery, 1943. Orthographic error for Duchesse de Nemours.

Duc de Neurs  Hume, 1946, Camellias in America, p.330. Orthographic error for Duchesse de Nemours.

Duchessa de Nemours  Carlo Costantini Catalogue, 1886. Orthographic error for Duchesse de Nemours.

Duchessa di Nemours  Fratelli Rovelli Catalogue, 1852, p.16. Orthographic variant for Duchesse de Nemours.

Madame La Duchesse de Nemours  Berlèse, 1843, Iconographie, pl.153. Orthographic variant for Duchesse de Nemours.

Description

» English Description

van Houtte Catalogue, 1842, 9:51: Very gracefully imbricated, the flower is a transparent, soft white, flecked with carmine. Van Houtte acquired all of the plants. See van Houtte Catalogue, 1844-1845, 18:11: Sent by M. Gheldof to Berlèse who described and figured it in his Monographie. Imbricated, sometimes a peony form, white petals, lightly flesh coloured and streaked pink, transparent. It was named by Berlèse from the speci­men sent by the assignor. Originated by Gheldof, France. Orthographic variants: ‘Duchessa di Nemours’, ‘Duchessa de Nemours’. Synonym: ‘Madame le Duchesse de Nemours’.

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