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Margery Adams

Last Updated:2023/6/1 15:51:31 By:wangzhonglang


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1975

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Margery Adams'

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SCCS., 1976, Camellia Nomenclature, p.100, Cream to lavender pink on edge, Medium, formal double. Vigorous, compact, upright growth. Late flowering. Originated in USA by Dr C. Adams, Charlotte, North Carolina.

ACS, Reg. No. 1347. American Camellia Yearbook, 1975, p 239: A 12 year-old chance japonica seedling that first bloomed in 1966-1965. Originated by Dr. Carlisle Adams, Charlotte, N. C. Plant growth is upright, dense and rapid in rate with variable to dark green leaves measuring 4 inches in length and 2 inches in width. The fonnal double, 'Alba Plena' type. bloom is creamy center to lavender pink outside with 60 to 70 plus petals. Average size untreated is 3½ inches in diameter and 1 ¾ inches in depth. Gibs well to Hower during entire season. OthelWise flowers late. Blooms late.


Flower Size8.9-10 cm

Blooming Season3-5 Month United States