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Ernest F. Beale Sr

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2003

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Ernest F. Beale Sr'

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ACS, The Camellia Journal, June 2003, p.24 with colour photo, Reg. No.2593. A chance seedling with deep coral pink, semi-double flowers, yellow anthers and white filaments. Flowers also have white, very fine edging to the petals. Originated by Ernest F. Beale Sr, Wilmington, N.C., USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 2003, p.63, colour photo p.c3. The 38 year old seedling first flowered in 1970. Blooms measure 10 cm across x 5.7 cm deep, with 12 petals and 3 petaloids. Plant is spreading, with average growth rate. Flowers early to mid-season. The dark green leaves are 7.5 cm long x 3.2 cm wide.