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High Noon

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1966

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'High Noon'

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Tammia Nursery, 1966, ACS., The Camellia Journal, vol.21, No.5, rear cover; American Camellia Yearbook, 1967, p.227, Reg. No.907: An 8 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1960. Originated by L.B. Wilson Jr., Gulfport, Mississippi, USA. Plant growth is upright and dense, medium in rate with dark green leaves, 8 cm x 5 cm. The semi-double flower has 17 petals and is 13 cm across. Its colour is red with bright yellow anthers and red filaments. The large, crinkled petals divide the stamens into 5 groups. Scented with rose-type aroma. Blooms mid-season. There is a variegated form.


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Blooming Season United States