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Pretty Peggy

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2016

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Pretty Peggy'

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ACS Registration #2972. The Camellia Journal,71(2):29 with name and color photo. American Camellia Yearbook, 2016, p. 118 with color photo and description. This 15-year-old C. japonica chance seedling first bloomed in 2010. It was originated, registered and propagated by Ed Powers of Wilmington, North Carolina, USA. Bloom: The small to medium sized 8.9cm x 6.3cm (treated 10.1cm x 6.3cm) full peony form flower is dark red with black veining and white variegation. It has yellow anthers and pink filaments. This long lasting profuse bloomer has heavy petal texture, consistent form and falls in one piece. Plant: The plant habit is spreading and open. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition uses. Leaf: The medium green leaves have low serration and average 11.4cm x 5.1cm. Bloom season: Early to midseason.


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Blooming Season United States