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Mark Chason

Last Updated:2019/5/22 9:12:24 By:wangzhonglang


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1977

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Mark Chason'

Chinese Name:马克查森

Japanese Name



» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1977, p.215, Reg. No.1428: A large, dark red, with orange cast, semi-double. A 7 year old chance japonica seedling that first bloomed 1975. Originated by Paul Gilley, Grandridge, Florida, USA. The semi-double, Frizzle White type, bloom has 12-14 petals, 4-10 petaloids, light red anthers and yellow filaments. Average size is 11 cm across x 5 cm deep. Blooms early to mid-season. Plant growth is upright, average density and rapid in rate with dark green leaves 10 cm x 5 cm. Sport: Mark Chason Variegated.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.176.

Mark Chason 马克查森(C. japonica)红山茶。1977,美国佛罗里达州,Grandridge,Paul Gilley。不明实生种,7年实生苗,初花1975年。半重瓣、暗红色(橘色调)、花瓣约12~14枚、黄花药、淡红花丝、大轮(11 x 5cm)、花期12~2月、树性直立、浓密、长势强。突变种: Mark Chason Variegated

Mark Chason—蔡福贵,2005,世界茶花专辑,p.120. No.355. 303.