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Roi des Belges

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Year Published/Registered1864

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Roi des Belges'

Chinese Name:比利时

Japanese Name



Contessa Lavinia Maggi du Roi des Belges van Houtte Catalogue, 18641865, 104:79. Synonym for Roi des Belges.

Contessa Lavinia Maggi Multicolor van Houtte Catalogue, 1864-1865, 157:ee. Synonym for Roi des Belges.

Lavinia Maggi Maculata Rovelli Nursery Catalogue, 1902. Synonym for Roi des Belges.

Lavinia Maggi Nuova Linden Catalogue, 1875. Synonym for Roi des Belges.

Lavinia Nova Contini & Nava of Intra Catalogue, 1900. Synonym for Roi des Belges.

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» English Description

van Houtte Catalogue, 1864-1865, 104:79, as ‘Contessa Lavinia Maggi Roi des Belges’. See also van Houtte, 1877, Flore des Serres…,vol.22, p.185, pl.2356-57: A virus varie­gated form of Lavinia Maggi Rosea; originated by Dominique Vervaene and first exhibited in Brussels about 1864. Its flowers are large, of different colours on the same plant, sometimes self red (Lavinia Maggi Rosea) sometimes red with splashes of white. Synonyms: ‘Contessa Lavinia Maggi Roi des Belges’, ‘Contessa Lavinia Maggi Multicolor’, ‘Contessa Lavinia Maggi Nuova’. Orthographic error: ‘Roi de Belges’.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.228.

Roi des Beiges 比利时(C. japonica)红山茶。1864,比利时布鲁塞尔,Dominique Vervaene发表。‘Lavinia Maggi Rosea'(拉芬玛吉玫瑰)病毒感染入白斑品种。完全形、同株开粉红或粉红底白斑的花、大轮。别名:Contessa Lavinia Maggi Roi des BeigesContessa Lavinia Maggi Maculata (斑康蒂)、Contessa Lavinia Maggi MulticolorLavinia Maggi MaculataLavinia Maggi Nuova


Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season10-3 Month Belgium