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Pop Gee

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Id:ICR-15312

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1974

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia 'Pop Gee'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1974, vol.II, p.238, Reg. No.1317: An 8 year old hybrid (C.reticulata ‘Crimson Robe’, [Dataohong] x C.granthamiana) that first bloomed 1968, originated by Dr W.F. Homeyer Jr., Macon, Georgia, USA. Plant growth is upright, open and rapid with dark green leaves, 11-12.5 cm long x 5.5-6 cm wide, resembling the C.granthamiana parent. The semi-double flower with the centre resembling ‘Amabilis’, (Yukimiguruma) is Rose Bengal, 25/3-25/1, with 12-16 petals and white anthers and fila­ments. Size, 16-17 cm across and flat to 3.5 cm deep. Blooms early to late.

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