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Elisabeth Pink

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1941

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Elisabeth Pink'

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Elisabeth Blush  Griffiths R., 1958, American Camellia Yearbook, p.4, footnote 3. A blush pink sport of ‘Dom Pedro V’ as ‘Elisabeth’. It is thought to fall within the scope of the cultivar Elisabeth Pink.

Elizabeth Deep Pink  Vanderbilt, 1941, Camellia Research, II, p.2. Synonym for Elisabeth Pink.

Elizabeth Pink  Vanderbilt, 1941, Camellia Research, II, p.2. Orthographic variant for Elisabeth Pink.

Montironi Pink  Lindo Nurseries Catalogue, [Ca.1945]. Pseudonym for Elisabeth Pink.

Pink Elizabeth  Gerbing Azalea Gardens Catalogue, 1943. Orthographic variant and error for Elisabeth Pink.

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» English Description

Vanderbilt, 1941, Camellia Research, II, p.2 as ‘Elizabeth Pink’. Hertrich, 1954, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.I. p.122, 123 with colour plate facing p.132: Size of leaf and other parts follow the form ‘Elisabeth’, (‘Dom Pedro V’) so closely that there is no sig­nificant difference in this respect. However the heart of the flower is carmine rose 621, shading towards the petal margins to 621/3 and in some areas almost white. Petal venation is pro­nounced. Previously erroneously known in America as ‘Montironi Rosea’ and ‘Montironi Pink’. Originated in USA. Sport: Milady.


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Blooming Season United States