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Tiger Eyes

Last Updated:2023/5/23 8:53:47 By:wangzhonglang

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Chosen by Don Bergamini


CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered2020

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Tiger Eyes'

Chinese Name:老虎眼

Japanese Name



» English Description

Tiger Eyes     (C. japonica)   Registered in 2020. ACS Registration #3187. This at least 40 year-old C. japonica chance seedling first bloomed in 1980. It was originated by Tom Corley of Auburn, Alabama and registered by Auburn-Opelika Men's Camellia Club of Auburn, Alabama and propagated by County Line Nursery of Byron, Georgia, USA. Bloom The miniature sized (4.4cm - 5.7cm) x1.9cm formal double form flower is red with some black edging on petals at times. This cultivar is a profuse bloomer, falls in one piece, is long lasting, has heavy petal texture and has consistent form. Plant The plant habit is upright and spreading. The growth rate is average. The plant is suitable for landscaping and exhibition. Leaf The medium green leaves average 8.9cm x 4.1cm with low serration. Bloom season Early to midseason.

» Chinese Description

老虎眼 (C. japonica'Tiger Eyes') , 美国产,2020年登录 #3187。 已至少有 40 年历史的红山茶机遇实生苗幼苗,于 1980 年首次开花。由阿拉巴马州奥本市的汤姆·科利(Tom Corley)培育,阿拉巴马州奥本市山茶花俱乐部注册,并由乔治亚州拜伦县线苗圃繁殖。 【花】 微型花,直径4.4cm - 5.7cm,高1.9cm,全重瓣型,红色,有时花瓣上会出现一些黑色的边缘。 该品种花量极多,花凋萎时整个脱落,开花持久,花瓣质地后,花型一致性好。 【植株】 习性直立,开张。 生长率中等,适用于园林绿化和展览。 【叶】 中等绿色,平均长8.9cm,宽 4.1cm,浅锯齿。 【花期】早花到中花。


Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season10-3 Month United States