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Dorothy Culver

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1978

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Dorothy Culver'

Chinese Name:白面书生

Japanese Name



Kawa  Shao, Taichong, 1992, The Observations from the Camellia World, p.75, No.319. Chinese synonym for the USA C.japonica Dorothy Culver.

桃乐丝克斑鸠  陈念舟,1986,杜鹃谷花园目录,p.3. No.31.

白面书生  茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.8/28, No.293.

桃乐丝克鲁博  新竹市茶花产销班目录,2002-2006, p.18, D16.

桃乐丝卡芙  陈丽惠2013年《山茶花谱台湾情》第201页。


» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1978, p.128, Reg. No.1481: A large, white, peony form C.japonica chance seedling; mid-season flowering; originated by Paul Gilley, Grandridge, Florida, USA. The Daikagura type bloom has 30 petals, cream anthers and yel­low filaments. Average size, 12.5 cm across and 7.5 cm deep. Plant growth is upright, average with light green leaves, 9 cm long by 4 cm wide. Chinese synonym: ‘Kawa’.

» Chinese Description

桃樂絲.卡芙Dorothy CulverC. japonica),陈丽惠2013年《山茶花谱台湾情》第201页,白、半重瓣~牡丹型、大輪、中花,1978美國發表。

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》 p.75.

Dorothy Culver    白面书生    (C. japonica)  红山茶 。 1978,美国佛罗里达州 GrandridgePaul Gilley。自然实生种。半重瓣牡丹形、白色、大轮(12.5 x 7.5cm)、花瓣约30枚、花期12月,树性直立、长势中等。花名:人名(桃乐丝•克尔沃)。

Dorothy Culver (桃乐丝克斑鸠)一陈念舟,1986,杜鹃谷花园目录,p.3. No.31.

Dorothy Culver (白面书生)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.8/28, No.293.

Dorothy Culver (桃乐丝克鲁博)一新竹市茶花产销班目录,2002-2006, p.18, D16.


Flower Size12.5-13 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month United States