EPPO Global Database

Camellia japonica(CAHJA)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-09-15

Basic information
  • EPPO code: CAHJA
  • Preferred name: Camellia japonica
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

China, Japan (Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands) and Korea. Widely cultivated as an ornamental. State flower of Alabama (USA)


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Camellia japonica var. hortensis (Makino) Makino

Common names
Name Language
kamelie Danish
japanische Kamelie German
Kamelie German
camellia English
Japanese camellia English
camelia Spanish
camelio común Spanish
camélia du Japon French
camelia comune Italian
camellia Italian
ツバキ Japanese
ヤブツバキ Japanese
tsubaki Japanese
yabu-tsubaki Japanese
camelia Dutch
kamelia japońska Polish
cameleira Portuguese
camélia-japonesa Portuguese
japoneira Portuguese
камелия японская Russian
kamelia Swedish
shān chá Chinese
山茶 Chinese