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CountryNew Zealand

Year Published/Registered1984

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia reticulata 'Huia'

Chinese Name:慧雅

Japanese Name



Huiya  Gao, Jiyin, 1998, The World's Best Camellia Cultivars, p.114. Chinese synonym for Huia.

Hulya  Gao, Jiyin, 1993, The Observations from the Camellia World, No.519, p.66. Chinese synonym for the New Zealand C.reticulata Huia.

慧雅  高继银,1998,世界名贵茶花,P.114, No.2.

瑶池王母  茶花林目录,1992-2006, p. 12/28, No.527.


» English Description

New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, 1984, Vol.XIII, No.8, p.12, Reg. No.220: An 18 year old chance seedling, originated by H.J. Clark, Auckland, New Zealand. The plant has rapid, upright, dense growth with dark green leaves, 12 cm x 5.5 cm and first flowered 1970. The semi­double flowers appear in mid-season and measure up to 16 cm across x 10 cm deep. They are deep rose-pink with 16 petals, 4-5 petaloids and the stamens have cream filaments and yellow anthers. Colour is RHS.CC. Red Group 54A. See front cover 1985, New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, vol.XIV, No.3 for colour photo.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.131.

Huia慧雅(C. reticulata)云南茶。1984,新西兰,H.J. Clark培育选出。18实生种,初花1970年。半重瓣、深玫瑰粉、巨大(16 x 10cm)、花瓣约16枚、4~5枚瓣状蕊、乳白花丝、黃色花药、花期1~2月、树性直立~浓密、长势強。花名:Huia(胡伊亚),纽西兰一种已经绝种的鸟,它的羽毛非常的美丽、毛利族的酋长用它当作头饰。

Huia (慧雅)一高继银,1998,世界名贵茶花,P.114, No.2.

Huia (瑶池王母)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p. 12/28, No.527.


Flower Size13-16 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month New Zealand