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Misty Moon

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1980

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia sasanqua 'Misty Moon'

Chinese Name:雾月

Japanese Name



Wuyue  Gao, Jiyin, Ltr, 5 November 1991. Chinese Synonym for the USA C.sasanqua Misty Moon.

朦胧月光  茶花林目录,1992-2006, pl8/28, No.895.

雾月  高继银,1998,世界名贵茶花,p. 157, No.l.

月朦胧  朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.188.


» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1980, p.170, Reg. No.1681: A small, light lavender pink, semidouble chance C.sasanqua seedling that first bloomed 1977, early to mid-season. Originated in USA by Nuccio’s Nurseries, Altadena, California. Their #7702. Plant growth is upright, dense and rapid with dark green leaves, 3.8 cm. x 2 cm. Originally listed as a mutant, but corrected in ACS., 1987, The Camellia Journal, vol.42. No.1, p.17. Chinese synonym: ‘Wuyue’.

» Chinese Description

徐碧玉. 2007,《茶梅》,第48页。美国加利福尼亚牛西奥苗圃选育,1980年公布。花极淡粉红色,略泛淡紫,花小型,单瓣到半重瓣型,花期早到中;叶浓绿;树形直立,长势旺。

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.188.

Misty Moon 月朦胧(C. sasanqua)茶梅。1980,美国加州AltadenaNuccio种苗园。自然实生种,初花1977年。半重瓣、淡紫粉、小轮、花期12~2月、树性直立、浓密、长势强。

Misty Moon (朦胧月光)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, pl8/28, No.895.

Misty Moon (雾月)一高继银,1998,世界名贵茶花,p. 157, No.l.


Flower Size6-8 cm

Blooming Season12-2 Month United States