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Magic City

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1966

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Magic City'

Chinese Name:魔术城

Japanese Name



Magic City Variegated  Cannon, 1970, ACS., The Camellia Journal, vol.25, No.1 as ‘Magic City V.’. Synonym for Magic City.

Magpie City  Loder, 1970, RHS., The Rhododendron & Camellia Yearbook, p.57. Orthographic error for Magic City.

Moshucheng  Gao, Jiyin, Ltr, 30 July 1990. Chinese synonym for the USA C.japonica Magic City.

梦幻城市  茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.16/28, No.469.

神秘城  张永熙,2005,台湾苗栗,你会喜欢茶花园.

2 show +


» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1966, p.94, Reg. No.902: This peony form, chance seedling first bloomed 1961 at the age of 7 years. Originated by Dr Robert T. Cale, Hueytown, Alabama, USA, its colour is fire truck red, variegated, with yellow anthers and white filaments. Bloom is 12.5 cm across x 7 cm deep with 95 petals. The white variegation is moired. Blooms mid-season. See colour photo front cover, ACS, 1965, The Camellia Journal, vol.20, No.4. Synonym: ‘Magic City Variegated’. Orthographic error: ‘Magpie City’, Chinese synonym: ‘Moshucheng’.

» Chinese Description

高继银、苏玉华、胡羡聪,2007. 《国内外茶花名种识别与欣赏》,第144页。美国亚拉巴马州RobertT.Cale博士培育。花鲜艳的红色,有云状白色小斑块,牡丹型,大到巨型花,最大花径可达14cm,厚7cm,花瓣95枚以上,外部花瓣宽圆、平铺,中部花瓣直立,偶有金黄色簇生雄蕊,花朵稠密。叶片浓绿色,椭圆形,有隐约的黄色小麻点,叶脉明显,植株紧凑,生长旺盛。花期中。

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.170.

Magic City 梦幻城市(C. japonica)红山茶。1966,美国阿拉巴马州HueytownDr Robert T. Cale。牡丹形、火红色、白色云斑、大轮(12.5 x 7cm)、花瓣约95枚、黄花药、白花丝、花期12月,树性直立横张、长势强。同种异名:Magic City Variegated

Magic City (梦幻城市)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.16/28, No.469.

Magic City (神秘城)一张永熙,2005,台湾苗栗,你会喜欢茶花园.

Magic City (玛吉城市)一新竹市茶花产销班,2006,山茶花名录,p.31, M36.

Magic City (魔术城)一高继银,1998,世界名贵茶花,P.61, No.5.


Flower Size12.5-14 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month United States