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Mary Pickthorn

Last Updated:2024/1/18 4:05:36 By:Yves CHAPEL

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CountryUnited Kingdom

Year Published/Registered2023

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia ‘Mary Pickthorn’

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Japanese Name

Meaning:personal name


» English Description

Mary Pickthorn (C. x williamsii). International Camellia Journal, 2023, p. 47, European Reg. No 189. Originated by Charles Henry Williams, St-Austell, Cornwall, UK, propagated by Burncoose Nurseries UK. Seedling of unkow parentage in 2006, first flowering in 2020.Exhibited within a display of x williamsii at RMCG Rosemoor March Show 2022 but labelled then as 'unnamed'. Plant: growth habit, upright, spreading, fairly open. Flower: small 9 x 4 cm, single, colour, varying from white with a graded pink apex to light pink (RHS 62A) over the whole petal (common in x williamsii), stamens in column with yellowish filaments. Leaf: small 6-7 x 4 cm, oval to elliptic, serrated margin and apex recurved, dark green.


Flower Size7.5-9 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United Kingdom