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Jinzhong Xiuqiu

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Year Published/Registered2021

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia ‘Jinzhong Xiuqiu’

Chinese Name:金钟绣球

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» English Description

Jinzhong Xiuqiu (C. japonica 'Diaojinzhong' X C. 'Xizi Xianghe'). China Regn. #2021-343. China Flowers & Horticulture, 2021, No.11, p.56. It was orginated and registered by Zhou Li, Song Chunyan and Yin Youhui from the Management Office of Chongqing Nanshan Botanical Garden. In 2011, a hybrid of ‘Diao Jinzhong’  as the female parent, and ‘Xizi Xianghe’ as the male parent. Flowering for the first time in January 2019. Flowers red, pan-purple tones, peony form, medium to large, diameter 9~11cm. The outer large  petals in 1 to 2 whirls, broad oval. Central stamens completely petalpoidized and clustered in a compact globular shape. Flowering densely. Leaves medium green, shiny, and oval, 8-9 cm long and 4-5 cm wide. Blade flat, apec acuminate, base cuneate, margin shallow serrate. Plant open with dense branches and leaves, and the growth is vigorous. Flowering from January to March.

» Chinese Description

金钟绣球Camellia  japonica ‘Jinzhong Xiuqiu’ 中国登录号:2021-343,《中国花卉园艺》2021年第1156页。由重庆市南山植物园管理处的周利、宋春艳、尹有惠培育并登录。2011年以单瓣型川山茶吊金钟为母本,与杂交品种西子香荷为父本,杂交后获得的种子,播种后从实生苗中选育而得。20191月开始开花。花朵红色,泛紫色调,牡丹型,中到大型花,花径9~11cm,外轮大花瓣12轮,阔椭圆形,中部雄蕊完全瓣化,簇拥呈紧实的球状,开花稠密。叶片绿色,光亮,椭圆形,叶长8~9 cm,宽4~5 cm。叶面平展,先端渐尖,基部楔形,叶齿浅稀。植株开张,枝叶茂密,生长旺盛。花期1~3月。


Flower Size9-11 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month China