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Id:ICR-4881

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1932

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Empress of India'

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Kiyono Nursery Catalogue, 1932, p.1: A peony form flower of the brightest orange-red. Small dahlia shaped petals. Late flowering. Tall angular growth with dull green foliage. Originated by Kiyono Nurseries, Crichton, Alabama, USA. See black and white photo, p.121, Hertrich,1955, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.II.
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