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Helen Boehm

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1977

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Helen Boehm'

Chinese Name:海伦波音

Japanese Name



» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1977, p.212, Reg. No.1415: A very large, blush pink, anemone to peony form. An 11 year old C.japonica Elizabeth Boardman x Don Mac, seedling that first bloomed 1972, originated by Dr W.F. Homeyer Jr, Macon, Georgia, USA. The flower has 10-11 petals and 16-18 petaloids with white anthers and filaments. Size 10.5-12.5 cm across x 5 cm deep. It is a glowing, blush pink and blooms mid-season. See colour photo, pl.80, p.47, Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.II, 1978.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.121.

Helen Boehm 海伦波音(C.japonica)红山茶。1977,美国乔治亚州MaconDr W.F. Homeyer Jr.Elizabeth Boardman(伊莉萨白包德曼)x Don Mac (唐马克)。11年实生苗、初花1972年。半重瓣~牡丹~唐子、白色泛粉、大巨大(10~13cm)、花期1~2月。

Helen Boehn—蔡福貴,2005,世界茶花专辑,p.114. No.324.275.


Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month United States