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Luzhou Dahong

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Year Published/Registered2011

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica ' Luzhou Dahong'

Chinese Name:泸州大红

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» English Description

Zhou Li, 2011, Illustrated Handbook for Sichuan Camellias, p.128. Plant growth vigorous, open. Leaves dark green, elliptic, measured 8 cm to 10 cm across by 4.5 cm to 5 cm wide, with apex apiculate and reflexed, base obtuse, flat, serrate deeply and sparsely. Calyxes are opening. Flowers bright red. Outer normal petals rounded, imbricated in 1-2 rows, about 12 segments, thinner texture, crinkled, diameter 8 cm to 9 cm. Petaloids by some stamens, small and irregular, imbricated irregularly, folded little petaloids with normal stamens in globose, peony double form, medium floral abundance. Blooming January to April, with fully blooming in March.  Key points of identification: Easily confused with variety ‘Luzhou Erhong’,petals thinner and crinkled. Petaloids by stamens, mixed with stamens in globose in centre.

» Chinese Description

周利主编、2011《川茶品种图鉴》 p.128. 树势开张,生长旺盛;叶深绿色,椭圆形,长8cm~10cm,宽4.5cm~5cm,先端渐尖,基部楔形,叶面平展,叶尖下弯,叶齿深,较稀;花萼开张,花大红色,外层大花瓣圆形,1轮~2轮,约12枚,花瓣质薄而皱褶,花径8cm~9cm,部分雄蕊瓣化呈小花瓣,大小不规则,排列不整齐,与少量雄蕊混生成团,集于花心,牡丹型,花量中等,花期1月~4月,盛花期3月。 容易与泸州二红混淆,花瓣质薄,皱裙,雄蕊瓣化瓣与雄蕊混生成团,集于花心。原始产地:四川。

» Japanese Description


Flower Size8-9 cm

Blooming Season1-4 Month China