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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1949

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Flamingo'

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Doty et al., 1949, American Camellia Yearbook, p.246: Seedling from Camellia Nurseries, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. Blush pink about the colour of ‘Magnoliiflora’, (Hagoromo). Flowers medium size, usually semi-double but they often vary. Sometimes petaloids mingle with golden yellow stamens. Blooms early and holds well. Good grower. Average size 8 cm across. Leaves medium green, long-elliptic, 11 cm x 5 cm. Apex tapering acuminate, base cuneate, midrib distinct light green, other veins obscure. Serrations wide and shallow. See black and white photo, p.131, Hertrich, 1955, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.II; colour plate No.62, p.40, Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.II, 1978.

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