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Sacco Nova

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Year Published/Registered1839

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Sacco Nova'

Chinese Name:七彩虹灯

Japanese Name



Afilda van Houtte Catalogue, 1849, No.38:51. Synonym for Sacco Nova.

Alfida Verschaffelt, 1848, Nouvelle Iconographie, Book VIII, pl.II. van Houtte Catalogue,1848-1849, 35:33, Synonym for Sacco Nova as ‘Sacco’.

Alfilda Hazlewood & Jessep, 1972, Checklist - Camellia Cultivars from Nursery Catalogue, p.6. Orthographic error for ‘Alfida’, synonym for Sacco Nova.

Alfrida William Bull Catalogue, 1869. Orthographic error for ‘Alfida’; synonym for Saccoi Nova.

Alluna Rosea Verschaffelt, 1844-1845, Catalogue, p.22. Synonym for Sacco Nova.

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» English Description

van Houtte Catalogue, 1839, 1:8 as ‘Saccoi Nova’, (Colore di Lacca). No description. Jacob Makoy Catalogue, 1839, p.18 as ‘Saccoii Nova’. No description. Gheldorf, Const., 1844, Catalogue of Plants and Price List, p.12, as ‘Saccoi Nova’: Identical in foliage and flower to Mathilde as shown in Ghent, 1844. Often confused with Sacco. Rare, whitish pink at the centre, 7 rows of transparent petals like gauze, and sparkling like glass. Rovelli Cata­logue, 1852, p.26: Lainate. Imbricated, formal double, vivid pink with petals evenly rayed with white lines to form a star. The centre of each petal a bright rose, shaded off to soft rosy pink towards the margins; a well formed flower. Originated in Italy by Casoretti. Orthographic errors: ‘Sacca-nova’, ‘Saccoi Nova’, ‘Saccoi de Nova’, ‘Sacco de Nova’, ‘Sacca Novia’, ‘Sacoie Nova’, ‘Saquinova’, ‘Sacoinova’, ‘Sacoi Nova’, ‘Jaccoiana Nova Vera’, ‘Saccai Nova’, ‘Saccoinova’. Synonyms: ‘Sacco Nuova’, ‘Sacco Nuovissima’, ‘Sacco di Cassoretti’, ‘Jacoy Prima Nova’, ‘Rosa’. For further information see under ‘Saccoi’.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.233.

Sacco Nova萨克行星(C. japonica)红山茶。1839,意大利,Casoretti培育选出。完全六角列瓣、柔粉色、小轮(7x2.5cm)。同种异名:Sacco di CasorettiSacco NuovaSacco Nuovissima。这个品种很像日本品种Otome(乙女)。

Sacco Nova (萨克行星)一新竹市茶花产销班目录,2002-2006, p.66, S51.

Sacco Nova (七彩虹灯)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.22/28, No.271.


Flower Size7-8 cm

Blooming Season Italy