Cultivar Type：For Oil
Scientific Name：Camellia oleifera 'Deyou No.2'
» English Description
Deyou No. 2 (C. oleifera), a new variety authorized by the State Forestry and Grassland Administration of China in 2021, with the variety right number: 20210533, which was orginated by Yuan Deyi of Central South University of Forestry and Technology. Plant 1.3~1.6m tall. Leaves flat, broadly ovate, apex acuminate or long tail tip, leaf margins densely serrated, 6.1cm long, 2.9cm wide. Flowers solitary, white, diameter 8~10cm, petals 7~9. Flowering period is from early November to early December. Capsule nearly round, with a hemp brown skin, average fruit weight 74.57 g, oericarp thickness of 2.87 mm. The fresh seed yield was 60.92%, and the dry seed yield was 31.09%. The fruit ripening period is in late October. Its specificity is mainly manifested as the tree shape is short, sturdy and open, the peel is hemp brown, not susceptible to anthracnose, the fruit is large and thin, the seed rate is high, and the oil quality is good.
» Chinese Description
Blooming Season： China