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Governor Robert Holmes

Last Updated:2023/6/14 8:50:43 By:wangzhonglang


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1958

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Governor Robert Holmes'

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American Camellia Quarterly, 13(4) 1958, Reg. No.348: A 10 years old chance seedling, originated by Dr Gilbert E. Fisher, Union Springs, Alabama, USA. The coral pink flower, 12.5 cm across x 6 cm deep resembles Jessie Katz in form and has 9-10 petals and 3-4 petaloids. Flowers mid-season. ACS, Reg. No. 348. American Camellia Yearbook, 1958. p288: A 10-year-old chance seedling originated and propagated by Dr. Gilbert E. Fisher, Union Springs, Alabama. Plant growth is average in habit, and rapid in rate of growth. The narrow, serrilted leaves average 3 inches in length and 1:Jh inches in width. The coral pink flowers, 5 inches in diameter and 21,2 inches in depth, resemble JESSIE KATZ in form, and have 9 to 10 petals and 3 to 4 petaloids. Flowering season, January-March.


Flower Size12.7-14 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States