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Dick Hardison

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1997

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Dick Hardison'

Chinese Name:迪克

Japanese Name



» English Description

Dick Hardison(C.japonica), ACS, The Camellia Journal, Aug. 1997, p.17, Reg. No.2437. A large, red edged black, formal double chance seedling. Flowers early to late. Originated by Dick P. Hardison, Tallahassee, Fla., USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 1997, p.2, colour photo before p.1. The 8 year old seedling first flowered in 1992. Average flower size is 12.7 cm across x 3.8 cm deep, with 75 petals. Plant growth is dense and average with dark green leaves 6.5 cm long x 3.8 cm wide. Chinese synonym ‘Dike’

» 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73页。美国佛罗里达州D.Hardison先生所培育。花红色,完全重瓣型,大到巨型花,最大花径可达15cm,厚6〜7cm,花瓣80枚以上,宽圆,先端圆,边缘略内卷,排列宽松、整齐,瓣面显深红色脉纹,花朵稠密。叶片浓绿色,小椭圆形,植株紧凑,生长中等。花期早至晚。