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It looks like a Camellia. Remove the dead flowers as they can harbor a fungus that may infect flowers that open later. There are two types of camellias - some flower in the spring and others in late autumn or early winter. If you must prune them, do so shortly after flowering - if you wait too late in the year you will end up cutting off the flower buds for the next season.