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Nina Avery

Last Updated:2022/8/22 12:07:09 By:wangzhonglang


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1949

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Nina Avery'

Chinese Name:深情海

Japanese Name



Aiwuli  Shao, Taichong, 1992, The Observations from the Camellia World, p.80, No.393. Chinese synonym for the USA C.japonica Nina Avery.

深情海  茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.19/28, No.959.


» English Description

ACS., Newsletter, 1949, vol.4, No.4, Reg. No.13: Medium sized white, variegated with rose-pink, incomplete double, 8 cm across x 4.5 cm deep with crinkled, erect, centre petals, white filaments and brown anthers. Leaves mid-green, stiff, 11 cm long x 5 cm wide, prominent venation, apices acuminate, recurved. Plant habit is tall, bushy and medium. Origi­nated at Jungle Gardens, Avery Island, Louisiana, USA. First flowered 1947. See black and white photo, p.173, Hertrich, 1959, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.III. Chinese synonym: ‘Aiwuli’.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.197.

Nina Avery深情海(C. japonica)红山茶。1949,美国路易斯安纳州,艾佛利岛丛林公园(Avery Island Jungle Gardens)。半重瓣~松牡丹、白色、玫瑰粉斑、中轮(8x4.5cm)、树形高、丛状、长势中等。花名:人名(妮娜•艾佛利)。

Nina Avery (深情海)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.19/28, No.959.


Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season United States