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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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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.

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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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