Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.

Prunus persica ‘Improved Hybrid Camden’

A Prunus persica (L.) Batsch. cultivar. I have found no description of this peach.



Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.



History at Camden Park

Listed in an Addendum to the 1857 catalogue only as ‘Improved hybrid Camden’ [Peach no.13/1857].




Published Jun 03, 2010 - 03:00 PM | Last updated Jul 21, 2011 - 04:31 PM

Family Rosaceae
Region of origin

Garden origin, Camden Park

Common Name


Name in the Camden Park Record

Improved hybrid Camden  



Confidence level low