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Virginia Alfter

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1984

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Virginia Alfter'

Chinese Name:弗吉尼亚阿福特

Japanese Name



» English Description

American Camellia Yearbook, 1984, p.182, Reg. No.1938: A medium size, bright red, anemone to loose peony form C.japonica (Lindsay Neill x All American Variegated) seedling, that blooms early to mid-season. Originated by Ted Alfter, Bakersfield, California, USA. The 13 year old seedling first bloomed in 1975. Average flower size, 9.5 cm across x 5-7 cm deep with 35 petals. Plant growth is upright and rapid with dark green leaves, 10cm long x 6 cm wide. Sport: Virginia Alfter Variegated.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.275.

Virginia Alfter 弗吉尼亚阿福特(C.japonica)红山茶。1984,美国加州BakersfieldTed AlfterLindsay Neill x All American Variegated13年实生苗,初花1975年。松牡丹~唐子形亮丽红、中轮(9.5 x 57cm)、花12~2月、树性直立、长势强。