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Maria Otero del Rio

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Year Published/Registered2010

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Maria Otero del Rio'

Chinese Name:奥特罗

Japanese Name

Meaning:Breeder's name


» English Description

First publishing in Camelia 17: 37, tha magazine of the Sociedad Española de la Camelia, in 2010, with colour photos. A sport of C. japonica 'Eugenia de Montijo', first flowered in 2000. Originated by Maria Otero del Rio, A Coruña, Spain. FLOWER: double to rose form, red color (53C, RHSCC) with a fine white margin in each petal; 50-70 petals, and centre with 20-200 petaloids; occasional stamens, only visible when the flower is fully open. LEAF: mid-green (RHSCC 138C), elliptic to ovate, 9.5 cm long and 4.5-5 cm wide. PLANT: bushy and dense habit and medium rate growth. Blooming period early to late.

» Chinese Description

首次登载于《西班牙茶花会志》,第17期,2010年12月,第37页,具彩色照片一张。是Eugenia de Montijo的芽变品种,于2000年首次开花,此后在23个繁殖苗上证明开花结果为真。 由西班牙拉科鲁尼亚的Maria Otero del Rio培育。全重瓣,外瓣有50-70个反折的花瓣,中心有20-200个花瓣。 偶见雄蕊,仅在花完全开放时可见。 花瓣为红色(RHSCC 53C),花瓣有细齿白边为其重要特征,也是与其母本Eugenia de Montijo的重要区别。 叶中等绿色(RHSCC 138C),椭圆形卵形,9.5厘米x 4.5-5厘米。 植物生长中等密度。 花期较长,早花到晚花。


Flower Size

Blooming Season Spain