|Death||20 AUG 1953|
Aged: 42.6 years
The Julia Hamiter camellia was winner of the Aubrey C. Harris Hybrid Award. This national award was conferred on Fred Emmet Hamiter for the development of the camellia hybrid named for his late wife, Julia Lawton Hamiter. This camellia was described in the New York Times as "the camellia hybrid listed among the U.S. greats," and was shown in the May edition of the Smithsonian Magazine.