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Mary Evans Ferguson

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1989

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia 'Mary Evans Ferguson'

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ACS., 1989, The Camellia Journal, vol.44, No.4, p.17, Reg. No.2172: Bright red, large to very large size, semi-double to peony form. Blooms mid-season. Originated by Dr Walter Homeyer Jr, Macon, Georgia, USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 1989, p.125, colour photo 3p.1344: The 11 year old seedling first bloomed 1982. A cross C.reticulata ‘Crimson Robe’, (Dataohong) x Jean Pursel. Average size flower, 14.5 cm across x 7.8 cm deep with 13-14 broad, wavy petals and rabbit eared centre petals, intermixed with bunches of stamens. Plant growth is upright, spreading and rapid with light to dark green leaves, 10.5 cm x 6 cm. Sport: Mary Evans Ferguson Variegated.


Flower Size14-15 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States