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Martha Brice

Last Updated:2023/6/19 10:43:04 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-11984

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1942

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Martha Brice'

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Meaning

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Martha Price  Butterfield, 1952, Camellia Culture for the Home Gardener, Manual, 5:19. Orthographic error for Martha Brice.

Mattie Brice  Fruitland Nursery Catalogue, 1943-1944. p.28. Orthographic error for Martha Brice.

Description

» English Description

Thomasville Nursery Catalogue, 1942, p.4: New Camellia -a seedling from Quitman, Georgia - flower is semi-double, loose peony type. Colour, delicate, soft pink. Blooms mid-season. Leaves are very large, roundish, of rather thin texture. Originated by Mrs E.M. Brice, Quitman, Georgia, USA. First flowered 1938. Reg. No.28, American Camellia Yearbook, 1954. See black and white photo, p.226, Hertrich, 1955, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.II. Sport: Martha Brice Variegated. Orthographic errors: ‘Mattie Brice’, ‘Martha Price’.

Flower

Flower Size8.9-10.2 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States

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