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Miss Savannah

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1953

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Miss Savannah'

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Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue, colour pl. and description: Large, light blush pink, semi-double, 10-12.5 cm across x 6 cm deep. The colour is almost white with a blush tinge, particularly on the underside of the outer petals. The 24-28 round petals are waved and stand more or less upright towards the centre where they become fluted. The sta­men column is circular, filaments cream-yellow, anthers golden. Several petaloids, occasion­ally apple green, may be intermixed with the stamens. The bud is soft pink as it opens. Leaves mid-green, ovoid to lanceolate, 10 cm x 5 cm. Texture coarse and leathery with ends turned down and coarse serrations. Plant habit is vigorous, upright with heavy twigs. A seedling of unknown parentage planted by the Savannah Park and Tree Commission about 1942. First bloomed 1948.


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Blooming Season United States