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Edna Earl

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1949

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Edna Earl'

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» English Description

American Camellia Society News-Letter, 1949, Vol.4,No.4, p.9. American Camellia Yearbook, 1949, p.242, black and white photo; SCCS., 1950, The Camellia. Its Culture and Nomenclature, p.34: Light pink. Small single to semi-double. Vigor­ous, compact growth. Mid-season blooming. A seedling of Mrs F.L. Gibson, originated by Mrs A.M. Adams, Quitman, Georgia, USA. Reg. No.24, American Camellia Yearbook, 1954,p308:Date of application-June 16, 1949. An 8-year-old seedling of the variety Mrs. F. L. Gibson grown by Mrs. A. M. Jones of Quitman, Georgia. Registered and propagated by Thomasville Nurseries, Thomasville, Georgia. The plant is vigorous and compact. The 2* to 3 inch flowers are semi-double, almost single, with a few stamens in the center. The exquisitely formed flowers of light rose pink bloom early. It is particularly desirable because of its small size.


Flower Size6.4-7.6 cm

Blooming Season10-1 Month United States