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Meriam Lewis

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-12412

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1966

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Meriam Lewis'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.96, Reg. No.828: A 9 year old chance seedling that first bloomed in 1959. Originated by F.C. Lewis Nursery, Norfolk, Virginia, USA. Plant growth is upright and medium with dark green leaves, 8.5 cm long x 5 cm wide. The semi-double, Frizzle White type, flower is 10-12 cm. across x 5 cm. deep with 14-20 petals. The colour is pink - a darker shade than Monte Carlo, with yellow stamens. Blooms early to mid­season. Sport: Meriam Lewis Variegated.

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