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Martha Richard

Last Updated:2023/5/23 9:13:22 By:wangzhonglang

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Chosen by Don Bergamini


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2020

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Martha Richard'

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Martha Richard    (C. japonica)   Registered in 2020. ACS Registration #3216. This 20 year-old C. japonica chance seedling of 'China Doll' first bloomed in 2012. It was originated, registered and propagated by Pat B. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia, USA. Bloom The medium sized 9.5cm x 4.4cm semidouble to loose peony form flower is creamy white in the center to pink or blush pink at the edges with gold anthers and cream filaments. This cultivar is a profuse bloomer, falls in one piece, is long lasting, has heavy petal texture and has consistent form. Plant The plant habit is upright and open. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition. Leaf The dark green leaves average 6.4m x 3.8cm with low serration. Bloom season Early to midseason.


Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season10-3 Month United States