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Minna Helms

Last Updated:2023/6/14 13:11:03 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-12611

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1956

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Minna Helms'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1956, p.63, Reg. No.277: A 10 year old chance seedling, originated by C.G. Carter, Julington Nurseries Inc., Jacksonville, Florida, USA, that first flowered 1952. Plant growth is upright and rapid with long, oval, mid-green leaves, large serrations. The flowers, varying from 11-15 cm across, are incomplete double to loose, peony form, with crisp petals, incurved and wavy and an occasional petaloid. The brilliant, rose coloured flowers appear mid-season. Sport: Minna Helms Variegated.

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Flower Size11.4-15.3 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States

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