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CountryUnited Kingdom

Year Published/Registered1830

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Halesia'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name



Halesii  Loddiges Catalogue, 1836, p.25. Orthographic variant for Halesia.

Haleysia  Makoy Nursery Catalogue, 1838. Orthographic error for Halesia.

Halleana  Peer, 1956, American Camellia Yearbook, p.53. Orthographic error for Halesia.

Hallesia  Burdin Maggiore & Co., Catalogue, 1835. Orthographic error for Halesia.

Hallesii  Anon. 1830, “Ueber die Cultur der Kamellien” in Der Blumen Gaertner, p.52. Orthographic error for Halesia.

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» English Description

Jacob Makoy et Cie Nursery Catalogue, 1830; Courtois, 1833, Magazin d’Horti­culture, 1[pt.D]:316. No description. Berlèse, 1837, Monographie, ed.1, p.77 as ‘Hallesia’: Leaves large, oblong, much toothed, of a beautiful green; bud small, elongate; flower large, double, rose coloured; the first rows of petals recurved, imbricated; those at the centre small, twisted and striped with white. A few abortive stamens. Originated in England as a seedling of the red single (Rubra) As the camellia is named for Mr Hale, the orthography is Halesia. Ortho­graphic errors: ‘Halesii’, ‘Haleysia’, ‘Hallesia’, ‘Halleana’, ‘Hallesii’.


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Blooming Season United Kingdom