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Little Susie

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1973

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Little Susie'

Chinese Name:苏西

Japanese Name



Susie  Rogers, 1974, ACS., The Camellia Journal, vol.29, No.4. Abbreviation for Little Susie.

苏西  陈念舟,1986,杜鹃谷花园目录,p.7. No.97.

小苏西  沈荫椿,2009,山茶,p. 141.


» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1973, p.192, Reg. No.1234: An 8 year old chance japonica seedling that first bloomed 1968; originated by Montgomery Nursery, Savannah, Georgia, USA. Plant growth is upright and medium with dark green leaves, 10 cm long x 5 cm wide. The formal double, Alba Plena type bloom is blush pink, 7.5 cm across x 3.5 cm deep. It has 112 petals, blooms mid-season to late, with a central star formation. Abbreviation: ‘Susie’. See colour photo, p.27, New Zealand Camellia Bulletin, vol.XVI, No.7, Nov.1990.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.166.

Little Susie 苏西(C. japonica)红山茶。1973,美国乔治亚州 SavannahMontgomery 种苗园。8I然实生苗,初花1968年。完全形、浅粉、小轮(7.5x3.5cm)、花瓣约112枚、星形花心、花期13月、树性直立。缩写名:Susie

Little Susie (苏西)一陈念舟,1986,杜鹃谷花园目录,p.7. No.97.

Little Susie (小苏西)一沈荫椿,2009,山茶,p. 141.


Flower Size7.5-8 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States