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Le Lys

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Year Published/Registered1914

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Le Lys'

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Bisschop  Middleton Nursery Catalogue, 1957. Abbreviation for Madame Victorde Bisschop.

Le Leys  RHS., 1959, Rhododendron and Camellia Yearbook, No.13, p.126. Orthographic error for Le Lys, synonym ‘Madame Victorde Bisschop’.

Mad. Bisschop  Carter’s Tested Seed Catalogue, 1957. Abbreviation for ‘Madame Victorde Bisschop’, synonym for Le Lys.

Madam Victor de Bishop  Haskins Nursery Main Catalogue, 1954, p.4. Orthographic error for ‘Madame Victorde Bisschop’, synonym for Le Lys.

Madame Victor de Bischop  The Fairlight Camellia Nursery Catalogue, 1983. Orthographic variant for ‘Madame Victorde Bisschop’, synonym for Le Lys.

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» English Description

Bahuaud-Litou Catalogue, 1914-1920: Medium size, white, rose form double, 4-5 rows of imbricated petals. Centre a few abortive stamens. Originated in Belgium by Victor de Bisschop.. Onillon, Angers Nursery Catalogue, 1937, p.2: Single, pure white. Synonyms: ‘Madame Victor de Biss­chop Alba’, ‘Madame Victor de Bisschop’, ‘Mrs Victor Bisschop’, ‘The Lily’, ‘Victor de Biss­chop’. Orthographic error: ‘Le Leys’.


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Blooming Season Belgium