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Wildwood Carissa

Last Updated:2024/2/28 10:40:15 By:Jim Powell
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Chosen by Jim Powell

Id:ICR-26946

CountryAustralia

Year Published/Registered2023

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia reticulata 'Wildwood Carissa'

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Wildwood Carissa (C.reticulata) Camellia News, the Journal of Camellias Australia Inc. No.218 December, p. 11. Australian Reg. No. 779N: Originator & producer W& S Tapping Wildwood Garden Nursery, 29 Powells Road, Bilpin NSW 2758.First flowered 2017. Parentage unknown but was growing in the‘Reticulata’ bed. Flowers are 100—110 mm in diameter and about 70 mmin height. Flowers have a luminous, deep pink colour and it has avery long flowering period. The leaves are thick, reticulated, and about120 mm long 70 mm in width. Plant has a globose shape withan average growth rate. Flowers early to late in the season andperforms best in half day full sun.

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Flower Size10-11 cm

Blooming Season3-10 Month Australia

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