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Miss Aiken

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Id:ICR-12675

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1976

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Miss Aiken'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1976. p.162: A 14 year old chance C.japonica seedling that first bloomed 1966; originated by G.M. Owens, Aiken, South Carolina, USA. Plant growth is average with dark green leaves, 8 cm x 3 cm. The ‘Donckelaeri’ (Masayoshi) type bloom is light pink with 21 petals, yellow anthers and crimson filaments. Average size 10 cm across x 5.5 cm deep. Petals slightly notched, faint stripes on lighter petals. Petals are hose-in-hose like ‘Magnoliiflora’, (Hagoromo). Blooms early to mid-season.

Flower

Flower Size10.2-13 cm

Blooming Season10-3 Month United States

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