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(Science: botany) a genus of showy flowering shrubs, mostly natives of china or of North America; false honeysuckle. The genus is scarcely distinct from rhododendron.

Origin: NL, fr. Gr. Dry, so called because supposed to grow best in dry ground.

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Re: Camellia japonica fungus

The fungus Glomerella cingulata can infect both azaleas and Camellia japonica. When it infects these plants, it is likely causing canker. It is in the sexual stage when it infects. Here are some general links: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glomerella_cingulata ...

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by plasmodesmata11
Wed May 09, 2012 9:00 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Camellia japonica fungus
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