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Emperor of Russia Variegated

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1944

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Emperor of Russia Variegated'

Chinese Name:苏联皇帝(斑)

Japanese Name



Alice Boon  SCCS., 1976, Camellia Nomenclature, p.19. Synonym for Emperor of Russia Variegated.

Ascapia  Portland Camellia Nursery Catalogue, 1947-1948, p.8. Orthographic error for ‘Aspasia’, pseudonym for Emperor of Russia Variegated.

Aspacia  Lindo Nursery Price List, 1940-1941. Erroneously used as a synonym in America for Emperor of Russia Variegated.

Aspasia (United States)  SCCS, 1956, The Camellia. Its Culture and Nomenclature, p.26. Pseudonym for Emperor of Russia Variegated.

Czarina  Hume, 1946, Camellias in America, p.329. Synonym for Emperor of Russia Variegated, erroneously as ‘Aspasia’.

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» English Description

Thomasville Nursery Catalogue, 1944, as ‘Emperor of Russia Var.’: A variegated form of Emperor of Russia - Scarlet, spotted white. Originated in USA. Synonyms: ‘Czarina’, ‘Aspasia’(United States), ‘Great Eastern’(New Zealand), ‘Aspacia’ and, erroneously, ‘Emperor Variegated’. Illegal variant: ‘Emperor of Russia Variegata’.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》 p.88. Emperor Frederick WilhelmSCCS, 1942, Classification of Camellias, p.2.:Gigantea Emperor of Russia Variegated 苏联皇帝()(C. japonica)红山茶 。 1944,美国。'Emperor of Russia'病毒感染入白斑品种。同种异名:Alice BoonAspasia (United States) CzarinaGreat Eastern (New Zealand) oEmperor of Russia Var.苏联皇帝()一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.9/28, No.1018.Emperor of Russia Var.(复色沙皇)_高继银,2007,国内外茶花名种识别与欣赏,D.86.


Flower Size8-9 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month United States