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Gallant Array

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1957

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Gallant Array'

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Wylam, 1957, American Camellia Yearbook, p.32: “Mr Short has selected the name Gallant Array for a medium large seedling of Mrs Charles Cobb, whose neat, true, peony form flowers are a clear, brilliant red. Good texture and substance result in unusual keeping qualities.” Originated by Harvey Short, Ramona, California, USA. ACS., Reg. No.732.(SCCS No. 62-21) American Camellia Yearbook, 1965. p234: Originated by Harvey F. Short, Pasadena, California. A lO-year-old seedling of 'MRS. CHARLES COBB'; male parent unknown. First bloomed in 1957. The clear ruby red flower is peony form, 4lh x 3 inches having intermingled stamens. This flower has excellent keeping qualities and is said to stand Southern California sun. It blooms through the whole season, is upright and compact, medium growth.


Flower Size11.4-12.5 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States