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Ballet Dancer

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CountryNew Zealand

Year Published/Registered1960

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Ballet Dancer'

Chinese Name:芭蕾演员

Japanese Name



Balei Yanyuan (Ballet Performer),Gao, Jiyin, Ltr., 25-5-1990. Chinese synonym for Ballet Dancer.

芭蕾舞者 茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.2/28, No.1004.


» English Description

Nuccio’s Nurseries Catalogue, 1960; Dekker 1960, American Camellia Yearbook, p.1 with colour plate facing p.48: A medium full, peony form of Debutante style, but not so many petals. The outer guard petals are quite wide and taper to a point. the base of the flower is creamy white with margins of pink coral. The deep shading of the petal edges lend distinction. A non-shattering flower of good keeping qualities. Blooms mid-season on a plant of upright, compact growth. See colour photos: New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, vol.VIII, no.6, 1974, p.24-25. Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.II, 1978, pl.8, p.25. ACRS, 1966, Camellia News, No.24, p.24. Sport: Ballet Dancer Variegated. Chinese synonym: ‘Balei Yanyuan’. Received the RHS Award of Merit, 1976 and the Award of Garden Merit, 1993.

» 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35页。美国加利福尼亚州Nuccio’s Nurseries Inc.苗圃培育,我国内地也称‘苗蕾舞演员'和‘舞女’。花珊瑚红或橘红色,渐向花瓣基部变为奶白色,牡丹型,中到大型花,外轮花瓣宽大,边缘波浪状,中部花瓣波浪状扭曲,少量雄蕊间生其中,花量中等。叶片浓绿色,椭圆形,厚质,两边稍内卷,植株紧凑,生长旺盛。花期中。

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.23.

Ballet Dancer 芭蕾舞者      C. japonica    Ballet Dancer 芭蕾舞者(C. japonica)红山茶 。 1960,美国加州,H. F. Short 。松牡丹全牡丹、乳白色底、粉红雾边、瓣端颜色较浓、中大轮(811cm)、花期1~2月,树性直立、枝叶浓密、长势中等。突变种:Ballet Dancer Variegated

Ballet Danger—蔡福贵,1984,茶花,p.157, No.142.拼音错误。同:Ballet Dancer

Ballet Dancer (芭蕾舞者)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.2/28, No.1004.