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Louise Hairston

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1967

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Louise Hairston'

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Japanese Name



Haiersidun  Shao, Taichong, 1992, The Observations from the Camellia World, p.77, No.411. Chinese synonym for the USA C.japonica Louise Hairston.

Louise Hariston  Hazlewood & Jessep, 1972, Checklist - Camellia Cultivars from Nursery Catalogues, p.140. Orthographic error for Louise Hairston.


» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1967, p.229, Reg. No.959: A 9 year old seedling of Elizabeth Boardman that first bloomed 1960, originated by W. Lee Poe, Birming­ham, Alabama, USA. Plant growth is upright with dark green leaves, 8 cm x 3.8 cm. The semi­double flower is about 13 cm across x 7.5 cm deep with 32 petals in 7 rows and 5-6 rows of petaloids mixed with stamens. Colour is clear pink with an undertone of coral; anthers and fila­ments are yellow. Blooms mid-season. Sport: Louise Hairston Variegated. Orthographic error: ‘Louise Hariston’. Chinese synonym: ‘Haiersidun’.


Flower Size13.3-14 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States