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Glowing Embers

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CountryNew Zealand

Year Published/Registered1976

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia reticulata 'Glowing Embers'

Chinese Name:烽火台

Japanese Name



Aimubosi  Gao, Jiyin, Ltr, 22nd August, 1992. Chinese synonym for New Zealand C.reticulata hybrid Glowing Embers.

艾姆波斯  高继银,1998,世界名贵茶花,p.112, No.3.


» English Description

New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, vol.IX, No.6, 1976, Reg. No.123: A seedling of C.reticulata ‘Crimson Robe’ (Dataohong) and male parent said to be ‘Lion Head’ (Shizetou). It was raised by A.H. Burwell, Inglewood, New Zealand and first flowered 1973. The growth habit is typical and it flowers mid-season; the foliage is medium green, keeled, 11 cm x 5 cm. The flowers are semi-double to open peony form with 16-18 large petals with waved edged and some rabbit ears and measure 18 cm across x 8 cm deep. Colour is RHS.CC. Red Group 53C.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.110.  烽火台(C. reticulata)云南茶。1976,新西兰 Inglewood,A.H. Burwell 培育选出。Cirmson Robe (大桃红)x Lion Head (狮子头)。初花1973年。半重瓣-松牡丹、红色、 巨大(15-18cm)、花瓣16-18枚、瓣缘波浪、花期1-2月、树性直立、长势中等。

Glowing Embers (烽火台)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.11/28, No.137.

Glowing Embers (艾姆波斯)一高继银,1998,世界名贵茶花,p.112, No.3.


Flower Size15-18 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month New Zealand