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Edna Bass

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1992

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Edna Bass'

Chinese Name:巴斯

Japanese Name



» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1992, p.33, Reg. No.2248: Originated by Dr W.F. Homeyer Jr, Macon, Georgia, USA. Very large, deep red, semi-double to peony form. A seedling of Steve Blount x Pirates Gold. The 14 year old seedling first flowered 1984. Average flower size is 13 cm across x 6 cm deep with 40+ petals, 10-20 petaloids, white anthers and filaments. Plant growth is upright, open and medium in rate with dark green leaves 11 cm long x 5.5 cm wide. Colour photo between pp.40-41.

» Chinese Description

高继银、苏玉华、胡羡聪,2007. 《国内外茶花名种识别与欣赏》,第81页。美国佐治亚州W.F.Homeyer先生培育。花红色至深红色,半重瓣型至牡丹型,巨型花,花瓣长圆状,波浪状,厚质,瓣面有明显深色脉纹,花心可见黄色雄蕊,花量中等。叶片浓绿色,椭圆形,光亮,植株紧凑,生长中等。花期早。