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White Retic

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CountryUnited States

Year Published/Registered1979

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia 'White Retic'

Chinese Name:白云飘

Japanese Name



Baiyunpiao  Gao, Jiyin, Ltr, 16th October 1992. Chinese synonym for the USA C.reticulata hybrid White Retic.

White Reticulata  Utick, 1973, ACRS., Camellia News, No.51, p.25. Orthographic error for White Retic. Although White Reticulata’ was published first, it has no standing as there was no description or other accompanying data.

白云飘  高继银,1998,世界名贵茶花,p.132, No.1.

云南白山茶  茶花林目录,1992-2006, p. 27/28, No.855.


» English Description

Nuccio’s Nurseries Catalogue, 1979: Large semi-double, white with blush pink reverse. Donnan, 1981, American Camellia Yearbook, p.83: This is a seedling orig­inated by Hamilton Fish, Santa Cruz, California, USA and released by Nuccio’s Nurseries in 1979. The bloom is a large semi-double with white petals, having a blush pink cast on the underside. Vigorous, open, upright growth. Blooms mid-season to late. Orthographic error: ‘White Reticulata’. For colour pl. see p.165, Macoboy, 1981, The Colour Dictionary of Camellias.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.279.

White Retie 白云飘(C. reticulata hyb.)云南茶杂交种。1979,美国加州Santa CruzHamilton Fish培育选出。C. reticulata x C. japonica。半重瓣、白色、瓣背面淡粉、中~大轮(8~10cm)、花期1~3月、树性直立、蓬松、长势强。

White Retie—蔡福贵,1984,茶花,p.173, No.30. 

White Retie (白云飘)_高继银,1998,世界名贵茶花,p.132, No.1.

White Retie (云南白山茶)一茶花林目录,1992-2006, p. 27/28, No.855.


Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month United States