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De La Reine

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Year Published/Registered1846

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'De La Reine'

Chinese Name:女王

Japanese Name



Camellia de la Reine  van Houtte Catalogue,1846-1847, 27:21. Synonym for De la Reine.

De la Reina  Fratelli Rovelli Catalogue, 1852, p.16. Orthographic error for De la Reine.

Della Regina  Roda Catalogue, 1885, p.42. Orthographic variant for De la Reine.

Della Regina  Roda Nursery Catalogue, 1885. Orthographic error for De la Reine.

Deloraine  Hazlewood & Jessep, 1972, Checklist - Camellia Cultivars from Nursery Catalogues. p.56. Orthographic error for De la Reine.

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» English Description

van Houtte, Flores des Serres...vol.2, 1846, p.205, pl.5: Raised by M. Varenbergh of Belgium and named in honour of the Queen of that country. It forms a shrub, very tall, vigorous, of a good shape, ample foliage and is covered with large, strong buds, which, in spite of their numerous petals, open easily. The petals are very large, rounded, shallowly notched, very regularly imbricated, sometimes tiered, all of them pure white with very rare spots or stripes, definitely marked, of pink. It was figured and described in Verschaffelt, 1854, Nouvelle Iconographie, Book I, pl.III; Sports: Bicol­ore de la Reine, De la Reine Rosea, De la Reine Alba. Synonyms: ‘Reginae’, ‘Camellia de la Reine’, ‘Dell’Regina’, ‘Madame Cavallo’, ‘De la Reine’(Varenbergh), ‘Reine (de la)’. Ortho­graphic errors: ‘Della Regina’, ‘Reine’, ‘De la Reina’. Originated by C.J. Varenburgh, Sleydinge, near Ghent, Belgium.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.69.

De La Reine    女王    (C. japonica)  红山茶 。 1839,比利时 GhentC.J. Varenburgh 。完全形、白色底、大量粉红条斑、大轮。同种异名:Camellia de la ReineMadame Cavallo。 突变种:Bicolore de la ReineDe la Reine AlbaDe la Reine Rosea

De La Reine (泉源)一新竹市茶花产销班目录,2002-2006, p.53, D35.


Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season Belgium