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Article: Camellias: Winter Blooming Shrubs for Southern Gardens (Hardiness Zone to 7b): close up

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bobwhite1
Hope Mills, NC
(Zone 7b)

February 12, 2008
5:53 PM

Post #4528678

Here's a close up of one of the blooms, others are solid pink, solid red, solid white.

Bob

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gloria125
Greensboro, AL

February 12, 2008
6:10 PM

Post #4528732

Did you buy the camellia as a multicolored shrub?
bobwhite1
Hope Mills, NC
(Zone 7b)

February 12, 2008
8:06 PM

Post #4529186

Yes I bought it in Pinehurst, NC. I can't remember the name of the nursery but will try and find out for you if you wish to know?

Bob
gloria125
Greensboro, AL

February 12, 2008
8:37 PM

Post #4529307

The reason I ask is that the explanation for sporting - multicolor blooms on the same shrub - is usually that there is a virus causing the genetics to be scrambled.
bobwhite1
Hope Mills, NC
(Zone 7b)

February 12, 2008
11:49 PM

Post #4530166

That over my head gloria, all I know is that this is the best Camellia I've grown.

Bob
gloria125
Greensboro, AL

February 12, 2008
11:55 PM

Post #4530194

Me too. Ive seen multicolored camellias as an accident, but never on purpose!

gloria

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