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Little Man

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1954

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Little Man'

Chinese Name:小人物

Japanese Name



Xiaohuoji  Gao, Jiyin, Ltr, 4 November 1991. Chinese synonym for USA C.japonica Little Man.

Xiaorenwu  Gao, Jiyin, 2007, The Identification....Outstanding Camellias, p.406; Chinese synonym for the USA C.japonica Little Man.

小人物  新竹市茶花产销班目录,2006, p.27, L2.

小叮当  茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.15/28, No.1082.

小男人  陈丽惠2013年《山茶花谱台湾情》第220页。


» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1954, p.320, Reg. No.191: A 9 year old chance seedling, originated by Hugh Shackelford, Albany, Georgia, USA and bloomed for the first time 1953. Plant growth is upright and rapid in rate with small, round, smooth leaves. The flowers are white, shading to pink, formal double, 7 cm across. Blooms mid-season. Chinese synonym ‘Xiaorenwu’.

» Chinese Description

小男人Little ManC. japonica),陈丽惠2013年《山茶花谱台湾情》第220页,白粉红緣,完全重瓣、小輪、中~晚 花,1954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141页。美国佐治亚州Hugh Shackelford先生培育。花淡淡的嫩粉红色,或者称白色泛粉红色调,完全重瓣型,微型到小型花,花瓣层叠,排列有序,瓣端近圆形,花朵稠密。叶片浓绿色,小椭圆形,光亮,植株立性,生长旺盛。花期中。

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.165. Little Man 小人物(C.japonica)红山茶。1954,美国乔治亚州 AlbanyHugh Shackelford9年自然实生种、初花1953年。完全形、白底淡粉边、小轮(6.5~7.5 x 2.5~3cm)、花期1~2月、 树性直立、长势强。 Little Man (小人物)一新竹市茶花产销班目录,2006, p.27, L2. Little Man (小叮当)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.15/28, No.1082.


Flower Size6.5-7.5 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month United States