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Shirley's Own

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Id:ICR-17724

CountryAustralia

Year Published/Registered1995

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Shirley's Own'

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ACRS, Camellia News, 1995, No.135, p.11, colour plate p.2, Reg. No.442: Originated by Kenneth Brown, Mitcham, Victoria, Australia. A seedling of Fiona Capp x Easter Morn that first flowered 1989. Flower colour soft, pale pink (RHS.CC.62D), fading to off-white (RHS.CC.36C), 12 cm across x 6 cm deep. Flowers freely mid-season to late on a spreading, slow growing plant. Leaves glossy olive-green, ovate, flat, with serrate margins and acuminate apices, 8.2 cm long x 5.5 cm wide. Petals notched, opening flat. Filaments and petaloids medium red. Flowers shed whole.

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