Camellia culture in California

by H. M. Butterfield

Publisher: College of Agriculture, University of California in Berkeley, Calif

Written in English
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StatementH.M. Butterfield
SeriesCalifornia Agricultural Extension Service. Circular -- 164, Circular (University of California Agricultural Extension Service) -- 164.
The Physical Object
Pagination23, [1] p. :
Number of Pages23
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Open LibraryOL24997748M
LC Control Number50009361

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It was entitled Classification of Camellias and listed varieties. The second nomenclature book was published in and listed the names of cultivars obtainable and grown in Southern California.

This booklet contained culture notes by William Hertrich. In. The first Nomenclature Book was published inedited by Vern McCaskill. It was entitled Classification of Camellias and listed varieties. The second nomenclature book was published in and listed the names of cultivars obtainable and grown in Southern California.

This booklet contained culture notes by William Hertrich. Cold Hardy Camellia Families With the development of cold hardy camellias, gardeners are enjoying camellias in regions where they've never grown before.

Growing camellias beyond the Camellia Belt requires decidedly different cultural practices than those recommended in the south. If you want beautiful color and long-lasting blooms in your landscaping this fall, camellias are a great choice for California gardens.

Colorful, long-lasting, and truly impressive, camellias are hardy trees and shrubs that provide year-round glossy-green foliage and cool-season flowers that can last from early fall all the way to spring.

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Each of these species has a number of varieties. Camellia japonica Author: Alison Fleck. Camellia sinensis (the tea camellia) was highly sought after by the Chinese, the Japanese and, soon after, by the British.

By BC, the Chinese were growing C. Sinensis. By the 17th century Author: Sherry Blanton. The first wave of hybridizing involved Camellia japonica and Camellia saluenensis.

The resulting hybrids, most of them medium to large shrubs, are of generally good garden form, with foliage like that of Camellia japonica and abundant flowers. See Camellia japonica for explanations of bloom season and flower-size terminology. Marjorie O’Malley’s enchanting garden, where nearly three hundred magnificent camellias clothed the hills of her oak woodland in Woodside, California, was extraordinary in its beauty.

It also represented a half-century of thoughtful effort and systematic collection as, each year, Marge added new camellia introductions from the renowned. Theaceae Evergreen shrubs or trees US (milder parts, protected), MS, LS, CS Light shade Moderate to regular water The South is the heart of camellia country.

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A Historic Collection. When many parts of the country are blanketed by snow, the winter landscape at The Huntington is covered with camellias. The botanical collections include nearly 80 different camellia species—sasanqua, japonica, reticulata, hiemalis, vernalis, tunghinensis, nitidissima, and semiserrata, to name just a few—and some 1, cultivated varieties.

The division and classification of the flower forms, colors, and sizes of camellias have been established by the American Camellia Society in the official nomenclature book as follows: Class I, SINGLE, One row of not over eight regular, irregular, or loose petals and conspicuous stamens (Yuletide).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tourjé, E.C. Camellia culture. New York, Macmillan, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. As soon as the last flower has past, you can begin pruning.

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If you take the time to plant this shrub appropriately, your camellia plant maintenance will be significantly reduced. Planting Camellias Close to the House. Members of the tea family, camellias (Camellia spp.) have oval-shaped, glossy green leaves and single or double flowers in white, pink, red or bi-colored.

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There are – described species, with some controversy over the exact are also around 3, hybrids. The genus was named by Linnaeus after the Jesuit Family: Theaceae.Calif. Camellia Fests, Shows. ARCADIA: Southern California Camellia Society Show JanuaryLos Angeles County Arboretum $, LA County Arboretum.

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For one, they bloom during fall, winter, and early spring, when we need color in our gardens most and are exceptionally hardy, long-lived, and low-maintenance plants.