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Robert Norton

Last Updated:2022/8/24 10:35:09 By:wangzhonglang


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1944

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Robert Norton'

Chinese Name:花领巾

Japanese Name



Number 156 Overlook Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue. Synonym for Robert Norton.

Number 156 Lindo Nursery Price List, 1940 as ‘No.156’. Synonym for Robert Norton.

花领巾 茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.22/28, No.1528.


» English Description

Overlook Nursery Catalogue, 1944. Our seedling No.156: Large size, semi-double, 10-12.5 cm across, comprised of 17 large, thick, obovate petals and numerous yellow stamens. White with one or two narrow pinkish stripes. Leaves medium to large, obtuse and of a leathery texture. Early blooming. SCCS., 1947, The Camellia. Its Culture and Nomencla­ture: White with one or two narrow pink stripes. Large, semi-double. Medium, compact growth. Originated by K. Sawada of Overlook Nursery, Crichton, Alabama, USA from Japanese seed. First flowered 1933. Sport: Jean Norton.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.228.

Robert Norton 花领巾(C. japonica)红山茶。1944,美国阿拉巴马州CrichtonOverlook种苗园,K. Sawada培育选出。日本种子实生,初花1933年。半重瓣、白色底、1~2粉红条纹、花瓣约17枚、大轮(10~12.5cm)、早花。花名:人名(罗伯特.诺顿)。突变种:jean Norton 

Robert Norton (花领巾)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.22/28, No.1528.


Flower Size10-12.5 cm

Blooming Season10-1 Month United States