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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia reticulata 'Fred S. Tuckfield'
» English Description
ACRS., 1968, Camellia News, No.32, p.18, Reg. No.102: Originated by F.S. Tuckfield, Berwick, Victoria, Australia. Seed parent C.reticulata Confucius, pollen parent unknown. First flowered 1966. The 11-13 cm flowers at first have a bud centre but open to show a few stamens. It has 3-4 rows of porcelain Rose, RHS.HCC.620/2, with darker veining and is a late bloomer. The leaves are dark olive green, rugose and strongly reticulate, 10.5 cm long x 6 cm wide, with acute apex and serrulate.