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Eugene Lizé

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1894

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Eugene Lizé'

Chinese Name:尤金丽

Japanese Name



Annie McDonald  SCCS, 1951, The Camellia. Its Culture and Nomenclature. Synonym for Eugene Lize.

Archie McDonald  Hertrich, 1955, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.II, p.120. Synonym for Eugene Lize.

Archy McDonald  Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue. Synonym for Eugene Lizé.

Donckclaari E. Lize  Vanderbilt, 1940, Camellia Research, p.4. Synonym for Eugene Lizé.

Donckelaari Eugène Lizé  Laborey, 1986, Les Camellias, pp.51. Synonym for Eugene Lizé.

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» English Description

Guichard Souers Nursery Catalogue, 1894 as ‘Donkelaari Eugene Lizé’: Peony form, a flower well doubled. Seedling of the variety ‘Donckelaeri’ (Masayoshi), origi­nated by Mathurin Lizé, Nantes, ca.1883. Semidouble to peony form Camellia Rose (HCC.622) blotched and spotted white with 12-14 outer petals, broadly obovate, 6 cm x 5 cm, refused reflexed, sometimes with a mass of small, central petals and petaloids, irregularly notched and undulated, with some pale yellow stamens visible. Average size 10 cm across. Leaves elliptic, 7 cm x 3.5 cm, serrulate, acuminate, decurved. Early to mid-season blooming. Habit upright with loose branching, slow growing. Colour illustrations: Camellias by G.G. Gerbing, 1945, p.85 as ‘Eugene Lize’; American Camellia Yearbook, 1949 facing p.67. See also Hertrich, 1955, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.II, p.123. Synonyms: ‘Lady Jane Grey’, ‘Donkelaari Eugene Lizé’, ‘Annie McDonald’, ‘Archie McDonald’, ‘Eryldene Number 1’, ‘Eugene Lizé’(Eryldene). Ortho­graphic errors: ‘Eugene Lizze’, ‘Eugene Lizzie’, ‘Eugene Lezze’, ‘Eugene Lise’, ‘Eugene Lizy’.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》 p.90. Eugene Lize 尤金丽(C. japonica)红山茶。1883,美国加州 Nante Mathurin LizeMasayoshi (正义)自然实生种。半重瓣~牡丹形、玫瑰红、白斑、大轮(10cm)、花期1~2月、偶有唐子 形、树性直立、枝条松散稀疏、生长缓慢。同种异名:Annie McDonaldArchie McDonald Donkelarii Eugene Liz'eEryldene Number 1Eugene Liz'e(Eryldene)Lady Jane Grey Eugene Lize (尤金丽)一新竹市茶花产销班目录,2002-2006, p.55, E39.Eugene Lize (优良遗传)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.9/28, No.823.


Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month United States