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Baimianqiu

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Id:ICR-1041

CountryChina

Year Published/Registered1981

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Baimianqiu'

Chinese Name:白绵球

Japanese Name

Meaning

Synonym

White Silk Ball Savige, 1986, International Camellia Journal, No.18, p.107. Synonym for Baimianqiu.

Description

» English Description

Wang & Yu,1981, Shancha Hua: Medium size, white. Semi-double to rose form double, 8-9.5 cm across, with three rows of 30-47 crinkled petals. Late blooming. See colour photo, [p.144], Chen, Shao Yun, 1985, Camellias from Zhejiang, p.52. Synonym: ‘White Silk Ball’. This name as also been used as a synonym for Xueta. Originated in China.

» Chinese Description

陈绍云等,1985《浙江山茶花》52-53页。小乔木,树形较紧凑。叶色浓绿,有光泽,正面略拱起,质薄细腻,椭圆形至短椭圆形,长5~6.5cm,宽2.4~4.7cm,叶缘锯齿浅而稀疏。花为半重瓣型,纯白色,花径8~9.5cm,花瓣排列3~4轮,30~47枚,花瓣起皱,初放时略向内扣,后渐外翻;雄蕊少数瓣化,多数雄蕊3~8成束状或连生成短管状散生于花心,夹杂于雄蕊瓣间。雌蕊退化成扁条状。花期3月至4月上旬。

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