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Jean Kernaghan

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1981

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Jean Kernaghan'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1981, p.100, Reg. No.1694: A medium sized white, interspersed with medium pink, loose peony form C.japonica chance seedling, flowering mid-season to late. Originated by Grover C. Chester, Augusta, Georgia, USA. The 15 year old seedling first bloomed 1971. Average flower size, 8.5 cm across x 6 cm deep with 20 petals, 4 petaloids, yellow anthers and filaments. Three of the 20 petals are usually pink, while the remaining exhibit pink blotches. Plant growth is upright, dense and medium in rate with dark green leaves. 8.5 cm long x 6 cm wide.


Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States