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Dahong Mudancha

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Year Published/Registered2011

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Dahong Mudancha'

Chinese Name:大红牡丹茶

Japanese Name



» English Description

Dahong mudancha. (Camellia japonica)  Synonym: None  Originate: Chongqing  Characteristics: Plant growth vigorous, with open canopy, abundantly branching, most shoots spreading horizontally, proliferous shoots. Leaves green, flat, heavy texture, glossy, measured 9 cm to 10 cm across by 4 cm to 5 cm wide, elliptic, with apex caudate, base obtuse, serrate deep and dense, easy to sun burning. Calyxes are opening. Flowers are bright red, diameter 9 cm to 11cm, rounded, with apex notched, irregular petals, white spots in central petals, 12 segments imbricated compactly in 3-4 rows. Petaloids by all stamens, irregular sized and imbricated irregularly, with white spots in central petaloids, anemone form. Blooming January to April, at fully blooming in March.  Key points of identification: dense foliage and abundant shoots, serration deep and dense, heavy texture, with occasional white spots in petals, with white stripes and spots in central petaloids.

» Chinese Description

大红牡丹茶 Dahong Mudancha  周利主编、2011《川茶品种图鉴》 p.42。树势开张,长势健壮,成枝力强,枝多横生,枝叶茂密;叶绿色,叶片平展,质地厚实光亮,叶长9cm-10cm,宽4cm-5cm,叶椭圆形,先端渐尖,叶尖较长,基部楔形,叶齿深密,该品种易被强光灼伤;花萼开张,花大红色,花径9cm-11cm,花瓣圆形,瓣端缺凹,质地厚实、平展,排列紧凑,花瓣上有少量白色斑点,3轮-4轮,12枚,雄蕊完个瓣化,瓣化瓣大小不整齐,排列不规则,花心部瓣化瓣有白色斑块,托桂型,花量中等,花期1月-4月,盛花期3月。识别特征:枝叶茂密,叶齿深密,花瓣质地厚实,有少量白色斑点。花心部瓣化瓣有白色斑块原始产地:重庆


Flower Size9-11 cm

Blooming Season1-4 Month China