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Sweet Afton

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Id:ICR-18833

CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1966

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Sweet Afton'

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American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.100, Reg. No.895: An 8 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1961; originated by Harry Novick, Woodland Hills, California, USA. Plant growth is spreading, open and medium in rate, with dark green leaves, 8 cm x 4.5 cm. The semi-double to loose, peony form flower is rose-red with yellow stamens. Size is 10-11 cm across x 3.8 cm deep. Petaloids and rabbit ears mixed with the stamens give the effect of lace. Blooms mid-season. Sport: Sweet Afton Variegated.

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