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Frank Bisbee

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Id:ICR-5585

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1961

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Frank Bisbee'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1961, p.223, Reg. No.867: This large, semi-dou­ble flower is a chance seedling that bloomed for the first time 1957. Originated by Frank D. Bis­bee Sr., Jacksonville, Florida, USA. Plant growth is average with dark green leaves, 7.5 cm long x 4 cm wide. The white flowers are 11-12.5 cm across x 7.5 cm deep with a peony form centre, variable, incomplete double, occasionally formal double; 60 petals, 30 petaloids with yellow stamens interspersed. Early to mid-season blooming.
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