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Paola Casanova

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Year Published/Registered1855

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Paola Casanova'

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Paola Casanuova  Mercatelli Catalogue, 1894. Orthographic variant for Paola Casanova.

Paola Cassanova  Real Campanhia Horticolo-Agricola Portuensis Catalogue, No.29, 1895-1896, p.59. Orthographic error for Paola Casanova.

Paolina Casanova  Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue. Orthographic error for Paola Casanova.

Paolina Cassanuova  Bournier, Fréderic, 1853, Catalogue del l’etablissement Agraire-Botanique. Orthographic error for Paola Casanova.

Paolo Casanova  da Silva, 1889, Forcing Varieties of Camellias in Oporto, p.16. Orthographic error for Paola Casanova.


» English Description

Franchetti, 1855, Collezione di Camelie, p.49: White, lined with carmine; superbly imbricated, transparent petals. Verschaffelt, 1856, Nouvelle Iconographie, Book IX, pl.II: A perfection in the strictest meaning of the term; white and tinged, or lightly mottled a delicate pink; with small, very numerous petals, regularly imbricated, but somewhat erect and forming a heart in the centre. Originated in Italy by Franchetti, Florence. Orthographic variant: ‘Paola Casanuova’. Orthographic errors: ‘Paolina Casanova’, ‘Paolino Casanova’, ‘Paola Cassanova’.


Flower Size

Blooming Season Italy