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Lady Grafton

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CountryUnited Kingdom

Year Published/Registered1838

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Lady Grafton'

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Japanese Name



Grafton  Colla, 1843, Camelliografia, p.110. Abbreviation for Lady Grafton.

Lady Crafton  Berlèse, 1845, Monographie, ed.3, p.175. Orthographic error for Lady Grafton.

Lady Graffton  Notiziario delta Società Italiana delta Camelia, Mar.1990, vol.XXVI, No.l, p.18. Orthographic error for Lady Grafton.

Lady Graston  Trillon, Le Mans Nursery Catalogue, 1845, p.5. Orthographic error for Lady Grafton.

Lady Preciosa  Seidel, 1846, Pflanzen Catalog, p.8. Catalogus Horto Aksavana Coluntur (Leningrad), 1869, p.26. Orthographic error for ‘Lady Pretiosa’, synonym for Lady Grafton.

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» English Description

Harrison ed., 1838, The Floricultural Cabinet, vol.6, p.149: Double, light red. Berlèse, 1840, Monographie, ed. 2, pp.130, 229: A more or less spherically shaped peony form of strongly veined, light salmon red. Exterior petals, not numerous, large, emarginate, while the interior petals are numerous and irregular. Synonyms: ‘Lady Pretiosa’, ‘Pretiosa’. Ortho­graphic errors: ‘Lady Crafton’, ‘Lady Graston’. For illustration see pl. 135, Berlèse, 1843, Icono­graphie and Mertens & Fontaine, Collection de cent espèces.....camellia, 1845, pl. 93.


Flower Size

Blooming Season United Kingdom