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Helen Rainer

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1968

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Helen Rainer'

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» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1968, p.131, Reg. No.962: A chance seedling that first bloomed 1959; originated by Joel P. Rainer, Tifton, Georgia, USA. Plant growth is upright and dense with dark green leaves, 7.5 cm x 7 cm. The anemone to peony form flowers are up to 13 cm across x 7.5 cm deep. Colour is rose-pink to coral. There are 3 rows of 18 notched guard petals, next to a collarette of 5 bunches of petaloids, some variegated, with intermingled stamens, surrounding a centre of wavy petals, petaloids and stamens. Blooms early to mid-sea­son.


Flower Size11.4-14 cm

Blooming Season10-3 Month United States