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Mike Witman

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1967

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Mike Witman'

Chinese Name:大里花离

Japanese Name



大里花离  茶花林目录,1992-2006, pl7, No.1450.

麦克威特梦  陈丽惠2013年《山茶花谱台湾情》第224页。


» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1967, p.164, Reg. No.1034: A 7 year old seedling of Elizabeth Boardman x Tomorrow, that first bloomed 1965. Originated by Mrs M.J. Witman, Macon, Georgia, USA. Plant growth is upright and medium with dark green leaves, 8-10 cm long x 5 cm wide. The peony form flower is 12.5 cm across x 7.5 cm deep with 65 petals. Colour coral pink with yellow anthers and pale pink filaments. Petals curled and gently waved, the centre ones feathery and twisted upwards amongst stamens. Blooms mid-season. See colour photos: Front cover, SCCS., 1969, The Camellia Review, vol.30, No.5 and back cover ACS., 1968, The Camellia Journal, vol.24, No.4. Sport: Mike Witman Variegated.

» Chinese Description

麥克.威特夢Mike WitmanC. japonica),陈丽惠2013年《山茶花谱台湾情》第224页,粉红、牡丹花型、大輪、中花,1967 年美國發表。

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.184. Mike Witman 大里花雕(C.japonica)红山茶。1967,美国乔治亚州MaconMrs M.J. Witman培育作出。Elizabeth Boardman x Tomorrow7年实生苗,初花1965年。牡丹形、粉红色、大轮(12.5 x 7.5cm)、花瓣约65枚、黄色花药、淡粉花丝、花期12月、树性直立、长势中等。花名:人名(麦克•威特曼)。 Mike Witman—蔡福贵,1984,茶花,p.163, No.205.79.  Mike Witman (大里花离)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, pl7, No.1450.


Flower Size12.5-13 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month United States