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Gloria del Verbano

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Year Published/Registered1845

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Gloria del Verbano'

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Gloire de Verbano  Giles &c Son Nursery Catalogue, 1881, p.91. Orthographic error for Gloria del Verbano

Glora del Verbano  da Silva, 1880, Forcing Varieties of Camellias in Oporto, p.11. Orthographic error for Gloria del Verbano.

Gloria del Venisano  Treseder’s Nursery Catalogue, 1962-1963, p.2. Orthographic error for Gloria del Verbano.

Gloria del Veraano  Rovelli Catalogue, 1874, p.29. Orthographic error for Gloria del Verbano.

Gloria del Verbana  Louis Leroy, 1868, Catalogue. André Leroy,1911, Catalogue, p.47. Orthographic error for Gloria del Ver­bano.

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» English Description

Isola Madre Catalogue, 1845. No description. van Houtte Cata­logue, 1845-1846, 23:5: Imbricated, vivid red and lined with white - from Rovelli Bros. Van Houtte Catalogue, 1858, 72:14: Half open its flowers are magificent formal doubles, carmine vermilion spotted white; fully open they are scarlet with white stripes. Sets buds freely. Fig­ured and described in Verschaffelt, 1858, Nouvelle Iconographie, Book XI, pl.III: Its ample petals, spirally inserted and outspread, smaller and serried in a compact heart at the centre, truly imi­tate an Ile-Bourbon rose when fully opened, and resemble it also by their gorgeous, vivid carmine colouring. Orthographic errors: ‘Gloria del Verbana’, ‘Gloria del Verbane’, ‘Gloria del Venisano’, ‘Glorie del Verbano’, ‘Gloria del Veraano’.


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Blooming Season Italy