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Fannie Mae

Last Updated:2019/11/1 11:08:15 By:Don Bergamini

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2019

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Fannie Mae'

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Fannie Mae. (C. japonica). Registered in 2019. ACS Registration #3160. This 12-year-old C. japonica chance seedling of 'Royal Velvet' first bloomed in 2012. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia. Bloom: The medium to large sized 8.9-10.2 cm x 4.4 cm formal double form flower is red. This profuse bloomer is long lasting, has heavy petal texture, a consistent form and falls in one piece. Plant: The plant habit is upright and open. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses. Leaf: The light green leaves have medium serration and average 7.6 cm x 3.8 cm. Bloom season: Midseason to late. 


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Blooming Season United States