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Grace Caple

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CountryNew Zealand

Year Published/Registered1974

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia 'Grace Caple'

Chinese Name:枫林渡

Japanese Name



Grace Capel  Marwood Hill Garden Catalogue, 1985. Orthographic error for Grace Caple.

Kabo  Shao, Taichong, 1992, The Observations from the Camellia World, p.76, No.321. Chinese synonym for the New Zealand C.hybrid Grace Caple.

Kapo  Chinese synonym for NZ hybrid Grace Caple.

枫林渡  茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.11/28, No.582.


» English Description

New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, 1974, Vol.VIII, No.6, p.47, Reg. No.93: An open pollinated seedling of C.pitardii var. pitardii x C japonica, originated by Mrs T. Durrant, Rotorua, New Zealand. The plant is small and compact. First flowered 1971. Flowers are semi-double to peony form with 30 narrow, elongated petals and measure 12 cm x 7 cm. Colour is a faint blush pink (RHS.CC.62D) shading to white. Orthographic error: ‘Grace Capel’.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.112.

Grace Caple 枫林渡(C. hybrid)山茶杂交种。1974,新西兰RotoruaMrs T. Durrant培育选出。C. pitardii var. pitardii x C. japonica自然杂交种。初花1971年。半重瓣牡丹形、淡粉红色底、白雾边、大轮(12 x 7cm)、约30枚细长形花瓣。花名:人名(葛蕾丝•凯波)。

Grace Caple (枫林渡)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.11/28, No.582.


Flower Size

Blooming Season New Zealand