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Mandalay Queen

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1963

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia reticulata 'Mandalay Queen'

Chinese Name:满清皇后

Japanese Name



满清皇后  新竹市茶花产销班目录,2002-2006, p.30, M34.

曼陀拉女皇  茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.16/28, No.738.


» English Description

Shade & Shadow Nursery Catalogue, 1963. No description. American Camellia Yearbook, 1967, p.230, Reg. No.958: A 10 year old chance seedling of ‘Tali Queen’ (Dali Cha) that first bloomed 1961. Originated by the Shade & Shadow Nursery, Mountain View, California, USA. Plant growth is upright, open and rapid in rate with dark green leaves, 12 cm x 6 cm. The semi-double flowers, similar to Frizzle White, are 14.5 cm across x 8 cm deep with 38 petals and 4 petaloids. Colour is rose-pink with yellow anthers. Petaloids variegated. Blooms mid-season. Received the “Aubrey Harris Hybrid Award”, 1975 and the “Frank L. Stormont Reticulata Award”, 1970. For colour photo see Macoboy, 1981, The Colour Dictionary of Camellias, p.161.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.171.

Mandalay Queen 满清皇后(C. reticulata)云南茶。1963,美国加州 Mountain ViewShade & Shadow种苗园。Tali Queen (大理茶)自然实生种。10年实生苗,初花1961年。半重瓣牡丹、玫瑰粉红、瓣端微凹、巨大(12~15x4.58cm)、花瓣约38枚、瓣化蕊有白斑,花期 13月、树性直立横张、长势强。花名:曼德勒皇后(Mandalay是缅甸的城市名,曾经是甸王朝最后的首都)。突变种:Mandalay Queen Variegated。

Mandalay Queen—蔡福贵,1984,茶花,p.173, No.28.

Mandalay Queen (满清皇后)一新竹市茶花产销班目录,2002-2006, p.30, M34.

Mandalay Queen (曼陀拉女皇)_ 茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.16/28, No.738.


Flower Size12-15 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States