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Mary J. Wheeler

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1957

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Mary J. Wheeler'

Chinese Name:玛莉魏勒

Japanese Name



Mary T. Wheeler  SCCS., 1990, Camellia Nomenclature, p.75. Orthographic error for Mary J. Wheeler.

Mary Wheeler  Central Georgia Nurseries, 1957, Camellian, p.16. Abbreviation for Mary J. Wheeler.

Quban Huile  Shao, Taichong, 1992, The Observations from the Camellia World, No.309, p.75. Chinese synonym for the USA C.japonica 'Mary J. Wheeler'.

Mary Wheeler  Abbreviation for ‘Mary J. Wheeler’

Mary T. Wheeler  Orthographic error for ‘Mary J. Wheeler’

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» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1957, p.302, Reg. No.301: A 12 year old chance seedling; originated by Wheeler’s Central Nursery, Macon, Georgia, USA that first flowered 1954. Plant growth is upright and average and has glossy, green leaves, 10 cm long x 5.5 cm wide, serrate and acute apex. The flowers are orchid pink to light pink to white at the base and average 10 cm across with 35 petals and a varying number of petaloids. The flowers are similar to ‘Mrs Lyman Clarke’ but a deeper colour. Flowers mid-season. Abbreviation: ‘Mary Wheeler’. Sport: Mary Wheeler Variegated. Orthographic error: ‘Mary T. Wheeler’. See colour photo facing p.146, American Camellia Yearbook, 1958.

» Chinese Description

瑪莉.魏勒Mary J. WheelerC. japonica),陈丽惠2013年《山茶花谱台湾情》第222页,粉白、牡丹型、中輪、早~中花,1957年美國發表。

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.178.

Mary J. Wheeler 玛莉菲勒(C. hybrid)红山茶。1957,美国乔治亚州 Macon Wheeler's Central Nursery12I然实生苗,初花1954年。松牡丹、淡紫粉、花心颜色近白色、中 轮(10cm)、花瓣约35枚、多量的瓣状蕊、花期1~2月、树性直立。缩写名:Mary Wheller (花染布、玛莉-魏勒)。突变种:Mary Wheller VariegatedMary. Wheeler (马车佚)一新竹市茶花产销班目录,2002-2006, p.62, M75.


Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month United States