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Dr. Burnside

Last Updated:2022/8/10 12:21:25 By:wangzhonglang


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1962

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Dr. Burnside'

Chinese Name:博恩赛德先生

Japanese Name



Boensaide Boshi Gao, Jiyin, 1993, The Observations from the Camellia World, No.464, p.64. Chinese synonym for the USA C.japonica Dr Burnside.


» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1962-1963, p.217, Reg. No.658: An 8 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1959; originated by Dr A.F. Burnside, Columbia, South Carolina, USA. Plant growth is upright and average in rate with dark green leaves, 10 cm x 7.5 cm. The semi-double to peony form flowers, 15 cm across x 7.5 cm deep, are true, dark red with yel­low stamens and 25-35 petals. Blooms mid-season. See p.80, 81, Macoboy 1981, The Colour Dictionary of Camellias and the front cover ACS., 1963, The Camellia Journal, vol.18, No.4. Sport: Dr Burnside Variegated.

» 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78页。美国南卡罗来纳州A.F.Bum-side博士。花鲜艳的黑红色,有绒质感,半重瓣型至牡丹型,大型至巨型花,花朵厚达7.5cm,花瓣25〜35枚,宽大,略起皱,花心部分有少量金黄色雄蕊,花朵稠密。叶片浓绿色,光亮,阔椭圆形,嫩梢红色,植株立性,生长中等。花期中至晚。


Flower Size10-18 cm

Blooming Season1-5 Month United States