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Ruby Girl

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-16582

CountryAustralia

Year Published/Registered2005

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia 'Ruby Girl'

Chinese Name:宝石女

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» English Description

ACRS, Camellia News, Autumn 2005, No.167, p.17, colour photo p.19, Reg. No.554. Originated by Donal R. Coe, Albury, NSW, Australia. A cross between C.reticulata hybrid Nuccio’s Ruby x C.japonica Drama Girl which first flowered in 1977. A large semi-double, salmon rose flower with pink overcast and iridescent colour (RHS.CC.54B-54D), 16 cm diameter x 8 cm deep. Early to mid-season flowering on a compact, upright plant of medium growth. Leaves dark green, flat, keeled, glossy, elliptic, apiculate apex, broadly cuneate base, serrulate margins, 11 cm long x 5 cm wide. Flowers small when opening, then expand to 16 cm. Stamens tubular. Chinese synonym ‘Baoshinü’. Note: Later advice is that first flowering was in 1997.

» Chinese Description

高继银、苏玉华、胡羡聪,2007. 《国内外茶花名种识别与欣赏》,第273页。澳大利亚Donal R.Coe先生培育,系滇山茶‘牛西奥红宝石’(Nuccio’s Ruby)品种与红山茶‘舞台女郎’(Drama Girl)品种之间的杂交种。花深粉红色,略显紫色调,半重瓣型,巨型花,最大花径可达16cm,厚8cm,花瓣宽圆形,边缘波浪状,中部花瓣大波浪状,花心有黄色雄蕊,花量中等。叶片浓绿色,椭圆形,叶齿明显,光亮,植株紧凑,生长中等。花期早至中。

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