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Susanna Beard

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1997

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Susanna Beard'

Chinese Name:大北极熊

Japanese Name



大北极熊  茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.25/28, No.1388.


» English Description

ACS, The Camellia Journal, Feb. 1997, p.15. Reg. No.2391. A large pink edged, peony form flower, fading to white in the centre. A cross of ‘Donckelarii’ (Masayoshi) x Pirates Gold. Flowers early to mid-season. Originated by Marvin Jernigan, Warner Robins, Ga., USA. American Camellia Yearbook, 1997, p.7, Colour photo before p.1. The 14 year old seedling first flowered in 1985. Average flower size is 12.7 cm across x 7.5 cm deep with 46 petals, 6 petaloids, white anthers and white filaments. Plant growth is upright, dense and vigorous, with dark green fimbriated leaves 10 cm long x 3.2 cm wide.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.257.

Susanna Beard 大北极熊(C. japonica)红山茶。1996,美国乔治亚州Warner Robins, M. Jernigan培育选出。牡丹形、白色底、外瓣粉红边、大~巨大、花期12~2月、树性直立、密、长势强。花名:人名(苏珊娜.比尔德)。

Susanna Beard (大北极熊)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p.25/28, No.1388.


Flower Size10-16 cm

Blooming Season12-2 Month United States