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Gail

Last Updated:2023/6/13 9:02:55 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-5850

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1960

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Gail'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1960, p.197, Reg. No.447: A 6 year old seedling of Lind­say Neill that first bloomed 1957; originated by Dr Reeves F. Wells, Panama City, Florida, USA. Plant growth is spreading, of average density, with dark green leaves 11-12.5 cm long x ­5.5 cm wide and are acuminate, serrate, heavily veined and slightly twisted. The deep pink, semi-double flowers, 11cm across x 4 cm deep, have 12-14 petals, occasional petaloids, 4-5 rab­bit ears and golden stamens. Flowers early to mid-season.

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Flower Size11.4-12.5 cm

Blooming Season11-1 Month United States

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