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Elizabeth Dowd

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1960

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Elizabeth Dowd'

Chinese Name:伊丽莎白荳德

Japanese Name



» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1960, p.196, Reg. No.516: A 9 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1959; originated by H.E. Ashby, South Carolina, USA. Plant growth is upright, rapid and open with light green leaves. The flower is a white rose form dou­ble,11-12.5 cm across x 6 cm deep with 25 petals having small dashes of pink on some petals; stamens with golden anthers. Blooms mid-season. Sports include: Elizabeth Dowd Rose, Elizabeth Dowd Silver, Elizabeth Dowd Stripe. See colour photo, front cover ACS., 1960, The Camellia Journal, vol.16, No.1 and pl.52, p.38, Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.II, 1978.

» Chinese Description

伊麗莎白.荳德Elizabeth DowdC. japonica),陈丽惠2013年《山茶花谱台湾情》第204页,白少有潑濺似粉斑、半重瓣、大輪、中花,1960年美國發表。


Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States