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Longzhang Fengzi

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Year Published/Registered2023

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia ‘Longzhang Fengzi’

Chinese Name:龙章凤姿

Japanese Name

Meaning:Dragon’s Literate & Phoenix’s Posture


» English Description

Longzhang Fengzi (C. japonica 'Juxiang' × C. azalea F1 new hybrid 'Xiameng Wenqing'). Liu Xinkai et al. 2023, Illustrations of the New Camellia Hybrids that Bloom Year-round, Zhejiang Science and Technology Publishing House, p.441. HAR-37-4., a cross seedling (JXWQ-No.9) of C. japonica 'Juxiang' × C. azalea F1 new hybrid 'Xiameng Wenqing'. Flowers purple red with slight fragrance, occasionally with faint white stripes, peony form, large to very large size, 11.0-13.2cm across and 6.0cm deep with 18-20 large petals arranged in 3 rows, petals broad obovate, wavy, rolled outward, central small petals wrinkled, mixed with clustered stamens, filaments pale pink, anthers pale yellow. Leaves deep green, heavy leathery, elliptic, cuneate at the base. Plant compact and growth vigorous. Starts to bloom from early-winter and continues to bloom until the spring of the following year. The cultivar name means “Dragon’s Literate & Phoenix’s Posture”.

» Chinese Description

龙章凤姿 Camellia Longzhang Fengzi’ 。刘信凯、钟乃盛、柯欢、武艳芳主编,2023,《第二部四季茶花杂交新品种彩色图集》,浙江科学技术出版社,第441页。 HAR-37-4.杂交组合:红山茶品种聚香’× 杜鹃红山茶F1代新品种夏梦文清,杂交苗编号:JXWQ-No.9花朵紫红色,具淡清香,偶有隐约的白斑,牡丹型,大型至巨型花,花径11.0-13.2cm,花朵厚6.0cm,大花瓣18-20枚,呈3轮排列,花瓣阔倒卵形,长6.0cm,5.0cm,波浪状,外翻,先端凹,中部小花瓣皱褶,与簇生雄蕊混生,花丝淡粉红色,花药淡黄色。叶片浓绿色,厚革质,椭圆形,长9.0-10.5cm,宽5.9-5.5cm,基部楔形。植株紧凑,生长旺盛。冬初始花,一直可持续到翌年春季。


Flower Size11-13.2 cm

Blooming Season12-3 Month China