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Marie Wood

Last Updated:2023/6/19 10:42:01 By:wangzhonglang


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1949

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Marie Wood'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name



» English Description

Fruitland Nursery Catalogue, 1949-1950: No description. Fendig, 1950, American Camellia Catalogue: Large, white, semi-double, 12.5 cm across x 3.8 cm deep. There are 4 rows of petals, some of which are 5 cm long and lobed. Buds, unusually showy, are 5 cm long and open like a rose. The foliage is dark green, oval, 10 cm x 5 cm, serrated and curled. A seedling originated by Mr & Mrs W.T. Wood, Overlook Avenue, Macon, Georgia, USA, from seed of unknown parentage imported from Japan. Registered as No.67 with the ACS. See black and white photo, p.144, Hertrich, 1959, Camellias in theHuntington Gardens, vol.III.


Flower Size10.2-12.7 cm

Blooming Season11-1 Month United States