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Pat Summer

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1975

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Pat Summer'

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» English Description

SCCS., 1978, Camellia Nomenclature, p.124: Dark red. Medium, full peony form. Slow, spreading growth. Blooms mid-season to late. Originated in USA by R.M. Murray, Fort Valley, Georgia.

ACS, Reg. No. 1359. American Camellia Yearbook, 1975, p 240: A 15 year-old chance japonica seedling that fir,t bloomed in 1964; originated hy Maxwell R. Murray (deceased), Fort Valley, Ga. Plant growth is spreading and very slow in rate with light green leaves; measuring 1¾ inches in length and 1½ inch in wide. The peony fonn, 'Debutante' type, bloom is dark red with 34 petals, 130 petaloids, yellow anthers and pink filaments. Average size is 3 inches in diameter and Ilk inches in depth. Blooms mid-season to late. Slow plant growth and small leaves make variety suitable for bonsai.


Flower Size7.6-10 cm

Blooming Season1-5 Month United States