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Gerald Waller

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-6092

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1889

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Gerald Waller'

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Gerald Walter  van Houtte Catalogue,1896, 265P:109. English ed. error for Gerald Waller.

Description

» English Description

G.W.H., 1889, Garden Flora. The Garden, 36(930):247, pl.718. This lists and describes 10 varieties of camellias from Japan, purchased by Mr. Gerald Waller and includes a camellia of that name. B.S. Williams Nursery Catalogue, 1891, p.42: Flowers semi-double, about 8cm across, with broad, round petals. White with a broad stripe of rosy carmine, speckled with the same colour, golden anthers. van Houtte Pere Catalogue, 1898, 275:203: Large flower, semi-double, white streaked with carmine. Originated in Japan but Japanese name unknown. Orthographic error: ‘Gerald Walter’.

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Blooming Season Japan

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