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Edith Linton

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1941

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Edith Linton'

Chinese Name:大好年华

Japanese Name



Jean Lyne Pink  Hazlewood & Jessep, 1972, Checklist - Camellia Cultivars from Nursery Catalogues, p.112. Synonym for Edith Linton.


» English Description

Hazlewood Nursery Catalogue, 1941: Raised by Alexander Hunter at Camellia Grove, Ashfield and transplanted to Kewita, Somersby. Named and released by Mr. G.C. Linton, the owner of the time. Semi-double, silvery pink with stamens and central petals intermingled. A sport from Jean Lyne. Colour illustrations: Waterhouse, 1952, Camellia Trail, pl.XI and text, p.24. Also Macoboy, 1981, The Colour Dictionary of Camellias, p.82 and p.21, ACRS, 1977, Camellia News No.66. Sport: Edith Linton Deep Pink. Synonym: Jean Lyne Pink’.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》 p.82. Edith Linton 大好年华(C. japonica)红山茶。1M1,澳大利亚,Mr. G.C. Linton 培育选出。'Jean Lyne7的淡粉色突变种。半重瓣〜松牡丹、中轮。同种异名:Jean Lyne Pink。突变种•• Edith Linton Deep Pink。花名:人名(伊迪丝•林顿)。Edith Linton (大好年华)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.8/28, No.1297.


Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season United States