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Mary Elizabeth Dowden

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2005

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia reticulata 'Mary Elizabeth Dowden'

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ACS, The Camellia Journal, Dec. 2005, p.28 with colour photo p.29, Reg. No. 2668. A chance seedling that first flowered in 2000. Originated and propagated by Robert A. Stroud and Charles C. Bush of Slidell, La., USA. The 10 cm diameter, pink semi-double flower has gold anthers and white filaments. Heavy petal texture, and veined with a silver sheen. American Camellia Yearbook, 2005, p.44 with colour photo p.c6. Plant is spreading and open with average growth rate. Dark green leaves are 15 cm x 9 cm. Flowers early to mid-season.


Flower Size10.2-13 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States