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Swan Lake (Monrovia)

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1972

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Swan Lake (Monrovia)'

Chinese Name:天鹅湖

Japanese Name



Tianehu  Gao, Jiyin, Ltr, 30 July 1990. Chinese synonym for the USA C.japonica Swan Lake (Monrovia).

天鹅湖  陈念舟,1986,杜鹃谷花园目录,p.6. No.78.


» English Description

Pyron, Joe, 1972, American Camellia Yearbook, p.67 invalidly as ‘Swan Lake’: A pure white, rose form double to loose peony form, up to 12.5 cm across. Propagated by the Monrovia Nursery, California, USA. Received the Margarete Hertrich Award, 1975. See colour photos: Macoboy, 1981, The Colour Dictionary of Camellias, p.119; Front cover, SCCS., 1977, The Camellia Review, vol.38, No.6 as ‘Swan Lake’. Chinese synonym: ‘Tianehu’. ACS, The Camellia Journal, August 2002, p.21, colour photo p.20, Regn. No.2567. Originated by Earl Hudson of Sun Valley, Calif, USA. Female parent Claudia Phelps. Flowers mid-season to late.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.258.

Swan Lake(Monrovia)天鹅湖(C. japonica)红山茶。1972,美国加州,Monrovia种苗园。 松牡丹、纯白色、大轮(11~13x5~6cm)、花期1~2月、树性直立、浓密、长势强。此品种有别于澳洲产的'Swan Lake';该品种是'半重瓣、双层形'花种。

Swan Lake—蔡福贵,1984,茶花,p.165, No.228.同:Swan Lake(Monrovia)

Swan Lake (天鹅湖)一陈念舟,1986,杜鹃谷花园目录,p.6. No.78.


Flower Size11-13 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month United States