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Chunmei

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Id:ICR-2855

CountryChina

Year Published/Registered1987

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Chunmei'

Chinese Name:春媚

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» English Description

Chen, Shao Yun, 1985, Camellias from Zhejiang, p.72, colour photo [p.125]: Double hibiscus type, medium size, 8-9 cm across x 3-5 cm deep with 2-3 rows of large, imbricated petals, 60-70 in number, and a centre of small, semi-erect petals, petaloids and stamens. Colour is pale pink with pink and red streaks; petals creped. Leaves 7.8-8.1 cm long x 4.5-5.2 cm wide, elliptic, margins serrulate, mid-green and curved, apex blunt acute, base broad-cuneate, veins prominent. Buds ovate, yellowish green. See Gao & Zhuang, 1989, The Camellia in China, p.41, No.217. Originated in the Xinchang Prefecture, Zhejiang Province, China.

» Chinese Description

陈绍云等,1985《浙江山茶花》72-73页。重瓣类芙蓉型,花开树冠内外,一般单生,少数并生或连续三节着生花蕾,淡红色,上洒有桃红色粗细不等的线条,花径8~9cm,花瓣排列3~5轮,花瓣与雄蕊瓣起皱,60~70枚,雄蕊夹杂其中,形成芙蓉型之花冠;雄蕊5~8束,50余枚;雌蕊退化。叶色深绿有光泽,椭圆形,长7.8~8.1cm,宽4.5~5.2cm,叶肉鼓起,叶缘锯齿较细,叶基阔楔形,先端钝尖头。树形开张,枝叶密集。花期3~4月。产浙江新昌县。


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