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Ernest Aycock

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1988

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia 'Ernest Aycock'

Chinese Name:深宫大院

Japanese Name



Aikeke  Shao, Taichong, 1992, The Observations from the Camellia World, p.68, No.210. Chinese synonym for the USA C.reticulata Ernest Aycock.

爱可可  高继银,1998,世界名贵茶花,p.110, No.2.


» English Description

ACS., 1988, The Camellia Journal, vol.43, No.4, p.22, Reg. No.2100: Very large, deep pink, semi-double, C.reticulata hybrid. Mid-season blooming. Originated by Joe Austin, Four Oaks, North Carolina, USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 1988, p.187, colour photo opposite p.186: The 4 year old seedling first flowered 1983. Average flower size, 15 cm across x 8 cm deep with 20 petals and 4-5 rabbit ears. Plant growth is upright and rapid in rate with light green leaves. Chinese synonym: ‘Aikeke’.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》 p.89. Ernest Aycock深宫大院(C. reticulata hyb.)云南茶杂交种。 1988,美国北卡罗来纳州Four OaksJoe Austin 培育选出。C. reticulata hyb. 'LASCA Beauty7 x C. reticulata hyb. 'Mildred Pitkin74I然实生苗,初花1983年。半重瓣、深粉红色、巨大(15 x 8cm)、花瓣2CT25 枚、花期12月、树性直立、长势强。花名:人名(欧内斯特•艾库克)。Ernest Aycock (深宫大院)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.9/28, No.1443.Ernest Aycock (爱可可)一高继银,1998,世界名贵茶花,p.110, No.2.


Flower Size15-15 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month United States