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Frances B. Muckenfuss

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1999

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica'Frances B. Muckenfuss'

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Frances B. Muckenfuss (C.japonica) ACS, Reg. No.2500.  American CamelliaYearbook, 1999, p3, with color photo p.c.5. A light to medium pinkpeony C. japonica chance seedling blooming mid-season to late. Petalshave dark pink on tips. Originated and propagated by A. A. Muckenfuss,] r. ofSummerville, sc. The 14-year-old seedling first bloomed in 1992. Flower is3" wide and 1.75" deep with 34 petals. The flower has yellow anthersand pale pink ftlaments. It received first place at the Coastal Carolina CamelliaShow in Charleston, sc. Plant growth is upright and dense with an averagegrowth rate. The 4" long 1.5" wide leaf is dark green in color.


Flower Size7.6-8 cm

Blooming Season1-5 Month United States