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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Mignon Favrot'
» English Description
ACS Registration #2946. The Camellia Journal,70(2):30 with color photo. American Camellia Yearbook, 2015, p. 137 with color photo and description. This 10-year-old C. japonica chance seedling first bloomed in 2007. It was originated by C.M. and Lillian Gordy of Ocala, Florida, USA, registered by C. Allen Favrot of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA and propagated by Tommy Alden of Bryon, Georgia, USA. Bloom: The medium sized 8.9cm x 3.8cm (treated 9.5cm x 4.4cm) formal double form flower is soft pink. This long lasting profuse bloomer falls in one piece and has consistent form. The bloom sometimes has incurved petals. Plant: The plant habit is upright and dense. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses. Leaf: The medium green leaves average 8.9cm x 5.4cm with medium serration. Bloom season: Midseason.