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High Hat

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1945

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'High Hat'

Chinese Name:高帽子

Japanese Name



Daikagura Shell Pink  Butterfield, 1952, Camellia Culture for the Home Gardener Manual, 5:19. Synonym for High Hat.

Gaomaozi  (Tall Paper Hat), Letter,Gao, Jiyin, 25-5-1990. Chinese synonym for High Hat.

Hi-Hat  Blackwell Nursery Catalogue, 1954-1955, p.8. Orthographic error for High Hat.

Pink Daikagura  Magnolia Gardens & Nursery Catalogue, 1946-1947;Fruitland Nursery Cata­logue, 1946-1947. Synonym for High Hat.

礼帽  陈念舟,1987,杜鹃谷花园目录,p.2. No.20.

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» English Description

Coolidge Rare Plant Garden Catalogue, 1945-1946: A pale pink sport of the Japanese cultivar Daikagura. Hertrich, 1954, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.I, p.173; Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue: A large, light pink, incomplete double to loose, irreg­ular double, 10 cm wide x 6 cm deep. The colour is a soft, shell pink, shadowed with white. Outer petals are notched. Inner section of bloom consists of a high centre of frilled petaloids mixed with fascicles of stamens. Leaves dull green with creamy-yellow variegation, elliptic-­oval, 7.5 cm x 3.8 cm, acuminate apex, prominent venation, average serrations. Growth is slow, compact and upright. Synonyms: ‘Daikagura Shell Pink’, ‘Pink Daikagura’, ‘Pink Kagura’, and ‘Daikagura Pink’. Orthographic error: ‘Hi-Hat’. Sports: ‘White High Hat’, ‘Conrad Hilton’ (Both apparently synonyms for Shiro-daikagura) Originated by Coolidge Rare Plant Gardens, East Pasadena, California, USA. Chinese syn­onym: ‘Gaomaozi’.

» Chinese Description

高帽子High HatC. japonica),陈丽惠2013年《山茶花谱台湾情》第212页,白、花心粉,牡丹型、大輪、早花,1946年美國發表。

高继银、苏玉华、胡羡聪,2007. 《国内外茶花名种识别与欣赏》,第114页。美国加利福尼亚州Coolidge Rare Plant Gardens植物园培育,系‘花牡丹’(Daikagura)品种之突变。花白色,泛嫩粉红色调,牡丹型,中到大型花,外部花瓣宽圆,外翻,瓣面上有深色脉纹,中部小花瓣直立扭曲高高突起,间生金黄色雄蕊,花朵稠密。叶片浓绿色,阔椭圆形,偶有黄瓣,叶脉清晰,先端叶齿尖,植株紧凑,生长旺盛。花期早至中。

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.123.

High Hat 高帽子(C. japonica)红山茶。1945,美国加州East PasadenaCoolidge花园。Daikagura (太神乐)的淡红粉色枝变种。松牡丹、淡粉红色、中轮(10 x 6cm)、散蕊、外瓣内曲、瓣状蕊花冠圆满、花期121月、树性横张、矮性浓密、生长缓慢。别名:Daikagura Shell Pink、Pink Daikagura。突变种:Conrad Hilton (康拉德希尔顿)。

High Hat—杨绍溥,1978,台湾茶花,p.63, No.30.

High Hat (礼帽)ー陈念舟,1987,杜鹃谷花园目录,p.2. No.20.

High Hat (高帽子)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.12/28, No.1070.


Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season12-1 Month United States