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First Lady

Last Updated:2023/6/8 15:37:06 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-5362

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1965

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'First Lady'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1965, p.233, Reg. No.805: A 9 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1959; originated in USA by Robert L. Sparkman, Florida. Plant growth is rapid with dark green leaves, 11 cm x 6 cm. The semi-double flowers, 15 cm in diame­ter x 7 cm deep have two or more rows of 12-14 petals with some petaloids. Colour is white with yellow anthers and white filaments. Blooms early to mid-season.

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Flower Size15.3-16.5 cm

Blooming Season10-3 Month United States

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