International Camellia Register
ICR
Home Cultivars DG 7

DG 7

Last Updated:2020/2/6 10:12:22 By:wangzhonglang
11

Id:ICR-23916

CountrySri Lanka

Year Published/Registered1958

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia sinensis var. assamica ’DG 7‘

Chinese Name:锡兰DG 7

Japanese Name

Meaning

Description

» English Description

DG 7 (C. sinensis var. assamica). Chen L. et al. 2012. Global Tea Breeding: Achievements, Challenges and Perspectives. Zhejiang University Press- Springer, p. 155-157. This tea cultivar was released in Sri Lanka in 1958. Pedigree: ** Balangoda. Breeding Method Source of Selection: Estate Selections made from old seed tea populations existing on respective tea plantations/estates. The recommended regions to grow in Sri Lanka: Mid, Uva, Low areas. Desirable Attribute other than Yield: Drought tolerant.


Photos