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Charlotte Johnson

Last Updated:2022/8/9 8:53:53 By:wangzhonglang


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1980

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Charlotte Johnson'

Chinese Name:夏洛特强森

Japanese Name



» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1980, p.161, Reg. No.1636: A large black-­red semi-double, C.japonica chance seedling, female parent, Midnight, originated by Melvin & Ted Alfter, Bakersfield, California, USA. The 8 year old seedling first bloomed 1978. Average flower size 11 cm across and 7 cm deep with 14-18 petals. Some have a ‘Tinsie’ centre; others have some petaloids; others have a centre like Midnight. Blooms mid-season to late. Plant growth is upright, dense and rapid in rate with dark green leaves, 11 cm x 6 cm. Sport: Char­lotte Johnson Variegated.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.54.

Charlotte Johnson     夏洛特强森  C. japonica)   红山茶。1980,美国加州 BakersfieldMevin & TedAlfter培育选出。Midnight (午夜)自然实生种。8年实生苗、初花1978年。半重瓣唐子形、黑红色、大轮(11 x 7cm)、花瓣约1418枚、花期13月、树性直立,浓密、长势强。拼音错误:Chorloote Johnson (恰娄特强生)。


Flower Size11-11 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States