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Betty Sheffield Blush

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1956

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Betty Sheffield Blush'

Chinese Name:脸红贝蒂

Japanese Name



Blush Betty Sheffield  Griffin, ed., 1957, Camellian, 8(4):18. Orthographic error for Betty Sheffield Blush.

Shenfenban Beidi  Gao, Jiyin, 1991, The Observations from the Camellia World, p.9. Chinese synonym for the USA C.japonica Betty Sheffield Blush.

Wonder Child  Black, 1958, American Camellia Yearbook, p.214. Synonym for Betty Sheffield Blush.


» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1956, p.58, Reg. No.268: A 4 year old sport of Betty Sheffield originated by Thomasville Nurseries, Georgia, USA. Plant growth, average and compact. Leaves same as parent. Flowers, light pink with a few deep pink mark­ings; incomplete double with mixed petaloids and 30 stamens, 12.5-10 cm across. Flowers mid­season to late. Synonym: ‘Blush Betty Sheffield’. Sport: Betty Sheffield Blush Variegated.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.28.

Betty Sheffield Blush   脸红贝蒂   (C. japonica)红山茶 。 1956,美国乔治亚州,Thomsville 种苗园培育选出。Betty Sheffield (贝蒂雪菲儿)的粉红色、深粉斑枝变种。同种异名:Blush Betty SheffieldWonder Child 。 突变种 Blush Supreme


Flower Size

Blooming Season United States