Cultivar Type：For Oil
Scientific Name：Camellia oleifera 'Deyou No.3'
» English Description
Deyou No. 3 (C. oleifera) , a new variety authorized by the State Forestry and Grassland Administration of China in 2021, the variety right number: 20210534, originated by Yuan Deyi of Central South University of Forestry and Technology. Plant 1.5~1.7m high, relatively upright, with a spindle-shaped crown. Leaves flat, broadly ovate, apex acuminate or long tail tip, leaf margins densely serrated, 7.2cm long and 3.6cm wide. Flower white, diameter 6~8cm and 7~9 petals. Flowering period is from early November to early December. Capsule nearly round, with a hemp brown skin, average fruit weight of 36.50 g and pericarp thickness of 2.10mm. The fresh seed yield is 54.77%, the dry seed oil yield is 43.62%, and the fruit ripening period is late October. Its specificity is mainly manifested as the tree shape is relatively straight, the peel is numb and brown, it is not susceptible to anthracnose, the fruit is large and thin, the seed rate is high, and the oil quality is good.
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