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Winter Rouge

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1997

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia 'Winter Rouge'

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ACS, The Camellia Journal, Aug. 1997, p.17, Reg. No.2435. A medium size, hot pink, semidouble cross of C.oleifera x C.sasanqua. Originated by Tom Dodd Nurseries, Semmes, Ala., USA. Flowers early. American Camellia Yearbook, 1997, p.8, colour photo before p.1. The 10 year old seedling first flowered in 1987. Average flower size is 9 cm across x 2.5 cm deep, with 16 petals, 6-8 of which are rabbit-eared. Yellow anthers and yellow filaments. Winter hardy to -5° F. and to -10° F. with protection. Plant growth is spreading, open and vigorous with dark green leaves 5 cm long x 3.8 cm wide.


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Blooming Season United States