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Fluted Silk

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1989

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia reticulata 'Fluted Silk'

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» English Description

ACS., Feb.1989, The Camellia Journal, vol.44, No.1, p.12, Reg. No.2108: Very large, phlox-pink, semi-double C.reticulata. chance seedling of ‘Shot Silk’ (Dayinhong). Origi­nated by Houghton S. Hall, San Anselmo,[3p.133]: The 11 year old seedling first bloomed 1983. Average flower size, 17.5 cm across x 10 cm deep with 18 petals, 2-3 petaloids, golden anthers, creamy white filaments. A very large, fluted, flared and high crowned flower with above aver­age petal substance, central petaloids tinged with white. Plant growth is upright, average and rapid in rate with dark green leaves 10.5 cm long x 4 cm wide.


Flower Size17.8-19 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States