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Barbara Hoff

Last Updated:2023/6/14 8:31:32 By:wangzhonglang


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1958

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Barbara Hoff'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name



Barbara Fisher Hoff  Griffin, ed.,1957, Camellian, 8(4):19, 30. Changed to Barbara Hoff on registra­tion.

Barbara Fisher Hoff Variegated  Mark S. Cannon Scion Catalogue, 1962, p.1, as ‘Barbara Fisher Hoff Var.’. Synonym for Barbara Hoff.


» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1958, p.285, Reg. No.344: A 12 year old chance seedling, originated by Dr Gilbert E. Fisher, Alabama, USA. Plant growth is spreading, of aver­age density, and rapid in rate with very heavy foliage. Leaves average 9 cm x 6 cm. The vivid, rose red, variegated with white flowers are 13-15 cm across and 6.5 cm deep and resemble ‘R.L. Wheeler’ in form and have 10-12 petals and occasional petaloids. Flowers mid-season. Syn­onyms: ‘Barbara Fisher Hoff, ‘Barbara Fisher Hoff Variegated’.


Flower Size14-15 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month United States