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Sweet Scented

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CountryNew Zealand

Year Published/Registered2002

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia 'Sweet Scented'

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New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, March 2002, Issue No.141, vol.XXII, No.5, p.12, Reg. No.440. Registered by J.R. Finlay, Whangarei, New Zealand. A cross between C.Higo Mikuni-no-homare x C.hybrid High Fragrance. Flower is a bright pink (RHS.CC.55B) semidouble, 10 cm diameter x 5 cm deep, composed of about 14 petals and 3-5 petaloids. There is a central group of stamens (white filaments and bright yellow pollen) interspersed with the petaloids. The scent is rather weak, reminiscent of tea. The plant is upright, and of average density and growth rate with dark green leaves 10 cm long x 6 cm wide. Flowers mid-season to late.


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Blooming Season New Zealand