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Mary Alice Cox

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1967

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Mary Alice Cox'

Chinese Name:玛丽

Japanese Name



Mali  Gao, Jiyin, 2007, The Identification....Outstanding Camellias, p.413; Chinese synonym for the USA C.japonica Mary Alice Cox.

Mary A.Cox  Belle Fontaine Nursery, 1967, ACS., The Camellia Journal, vol.22, No.3, p.20. Abbrevi­ation for Mary Alice Cox.

考克斯  沈荫椿,2009,山茶,p.145.

白马寺  茶花林目录,1992-2006, p. 17/28, No.481.

玛丽  高继银,2007,国内外茶花品种识别与欣赏,p.150.


» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1967, p.230, Reg. No.945: An 8 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1963, originated by T.N. Cox, Georgetown, South Carolina, USA. Plant growth is upright and medium rapid with dark green leaves, 12.5 cm x 5 cm. The formal double flower, 13 cm across x 3.8 cm deep has 75-80 petals and is white. Petals are medium wide at base of bloom to narrow with short petals at a rose-bud centre. Blooms early to mid-season. Abbreviation: ‘Mary A. Cox’. Chinese synonym ‘Mali’.

» 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151页。美国南卡罗来纳州T.N.Cox先生培育。花洁白色,全开放后渐变为粉红色,完全重瓣型,大到巨型花,最大花径可达13.5cm,厚3.8cm,花瓣75〜80枚,覆瓦状排列,边缘内卷,外部花瓣略呈波浪状,花朵稠密。叶片浓绿色,椭圆形,光亮,植株立性,生长中等。花期早至中。

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.177.

Mary Alice Cox 白马寺(C. japonica)红山茶。1967,美国南卡罗来纳州 GeorgetownT.N. Cox 培育选出。8然实生苗,初花1963年。完全形、白色、大~巨大(13 x 3.8cm)、花瓣约 75~80枚、花期12~2月、树性直立、长势中等。花名:人名(玛丽艾丽斯•科克斯)。缩 写名:Mary A. Cox

Mary Alice Cox (考克斯)一沈荫椿,2009,山茶,p.145.

Mary Alice Cox (白马寺)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p. 17/28, No.481.

Mary Alice Cox (玛丽)一高继银,2007,国内外茶花品种识别与欣赏,p.150.


Flower Size13-13.5 cm

Blooming Season12-2 Month United States