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Chang'e Cai

Last Updated:2021/3/19 22:41:46 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-24240

CountryChina

Year Published/Registered2007

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Chang'e Cai'

Chinese Name:嫦娥彩

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Changecai. (Change’s Elegance), (C.japonica), Gao, Jiyin, 2007, The Identification....Outstanding Camellias, p.58 with colour photo; A famous ancient cultivar from Zheijiang and Fujian Provinces, China. Flowers white, pink or red or with mixed colours or spots. Formal double, 80-100 imbricated petals, Leaves dark green, broad-ovoid. Plant somewhat spreading and pendulous, vigorous growth. Flowers early to mid-season. Individual flowers are usually
named as follows; white as ‘Bai Changecai’, pink as ‘Fen Chang'e Cai’’, red as ‘Hong Chang'e Cai’, and those of mixed colours as ‘Hua Chang'e Cai’.

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