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Baibaozhu

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Id:ICR-1022

CountryChina

Year Published/Registered1930

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Baibaozhu'

Chinese Name:白宝珠

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Synonym

Baizhu Cha Chen, 1955, Guanshan Shumaxue. Synonym for Baibaozhu.

Hakuhōshu (White Gem), Izu-Ohshima Hawaii Botanic Gardens, 1980, List of Plants, p.15. Syn­onym for Baibaozhu of Chinese origin.

Pai-pao-chu Watanabe & Andoh, 1980, Hana to Kino Bunka - Tsubaki, p.158.Different reading for Baibaozhu.

Pei Pao Chu Ichijima, 1906, Kokon Yōrankō. Reprint Yashiro, 1841.Different reading for Baibaozhu.

White Precious Pearl Savige, 1985, International Camellia Journal. No.18, p.107. Synonym for Baibaozhu.

Description

» English Description

Feng, Shumei, 1930, Tiannan Chahua Xiaozhi: A medium size, white, formal double. Chen, Shao Yun, 1985, Camellias of Zhejiang, p.60, colour photo [p.128]: White formal double, 5-8 cm across with 100 petals in 5-6 rows. Blooms mid-season. See colour photo No.99, Gao & Zhuang, 1989, The Camellia in China, p.38, No.188. Synonyms: ‘White Pre­cious Pearl’, ‘Baizhu Cha’. Different reading: ‘Pai-pao-chu’. Originated in China.

» Chinese Description

陈绍云等,1985《浙江山茶花》60页。小灌木,树形开张,枝条纤细下垂。叶片椭圆形,长5~5.5cm,宽2.5~2.8cm,绿色,叶质薄,叶缘锯齿粗密而钝,叶端急尖,背面多栓皮瘤。花托桂型,纯白色,花径5~6cm,外轮花瓣排列1轮,5~6枚,基部连生;100余枚雄蕊小瓣排列整齐,聚集于花心,蓬松地形成球状,被外轮大花瓣承托;雄蕊大多数瓣化,仅十多枚正常雄蕊聚生于花心;雌蕊发育完全,子房淡绿色,柱头4深裂。花期2~3月。

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