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Id:ICR-22449

CountryChina

Year Published/Registered2008

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia reticulata 'Caiyun'

Chinese Name:彩云

Japanese Name

Meaning:Colorful Cloud

Description

» English Description

Caiyun.  (Colorful Cloud) (C.reticulata), China Regn No 21. China Flowers & Horticulture, Feb 2008, No.4, p.46 with colour photo; An open pollinated seedling of Damanao, originated at the Kunming Institute of Botany, Yunnan, China, and named by Xia Lifang. Flowers rose form double, peach red (RHSCC 66C), 10-11 cm diameter. Petals 20-25 in 4-6 whorls, flat but slightly incurved. Most stamens are in petaloid form. Leaves long ovate, bases cuneate, apices acuminate, 7.8-8.8 cm long and 3.5-4.8 cm wide. Flowers mid-season to late.

» Chinese Description

管开云、李纪元、王仲朗主编,2014. 《中国茶花图鉴》, p.237.

原始产地:中国云南中科院昆明植物研究所植物园。

性状描述:花桃红色,玫瑰重瓣型,大型花,花径10~11cm,花瓣20~25枚,宽圆形,5~6轮排列,外轮花瓣较大,内轮逐渐变小,明显可见雄蕊瓣化带白色条纹小花瓣,雄蕊多数瓣化,残留少数于花心,雌蕊退化,不结实,花量稠密。叶片绿色,长卵圆形,长8~9cm,宽3.5~5cm,先端渐尖,基部楔形,叶面粗糙,叶齿细;植株开张,生长中等。花期:2月上旬至3月中旬;适合盆栽和庭园栽培。

识别特点:本品种为‘大玛瑙’自然杂交种子培育的后代,花色桃红,玫瑰重瓣型,内轮花瓣明显可见雄蕊瓣化痕迹,其花色和花型与母本‘大玛瑙’有较大的区别。

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