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Gold Tone

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1962

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Gold Tone'

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» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1962, p.219, Reg. No.627: A 10 years old chance seedling that first bloomed 1955. Originated by W.F. Wilson Jr., Hammond, Louisiana, USA. Plant growth is upright, slightly spreading, of average density with medium green leaves, 9 cm x 4.5 cm. The anemone form flowers, 11-12.5 cm across x 5-6 cm deep are white with very yel­low stamens and have 10-12 petals and 125-200 petaloids. Form is variable from formal to semi­double to anemone. The bright yellow of the anthers and the yellow cast of the petaloids gives the appearance of a yellow flower. Blooms mid-season.


Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States