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George O. Anderson

Last Updated:2023/6/13 14:02:00 By:wangzhonglang


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1959

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'George O. Anderson'

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» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1959, p.273, Reg. No.400: A 5 year old seedling from Japanese seed; originated by Dr John B. Anderson, Mississippi, USA that first bloomed 1957. Plant growth is open, spreading and medium in rate. The dark green leaves average 8.5 cm x 4 cm. In form the flowers range from semi-double to rose form double similar to ‘Mathotiana’, (Julia Drayton). The flowers are rose-pink like Simeon and have 36-50 petals, 7-10 petaloids and yellow stamens - all central. Size is 10-11 cm across x 7.5-8 cm deep. Flowers mid-season to late.


Flower Size10.2-11.4 cm

Blooming Season1-5 Month United States