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Mohong Taige

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Year Published/Registered2020

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Mohong Taige'

Chinese Name:墨红台阁

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» English Description

Mohong Taige (C. japonica). China Regn. #2020-310. China Flowers & Horticulture, 2020, No.12, p.57. This cultivar was bred by Fei Jianguo, Feng Shucheng, Zhang Yali and others in the Shanghai Botanical Garden. It was a infraspecific hybrid C.japonica 'Mohong Liuhai' as the female parent and 'Zaochun Dahongqiu' as male parent in the 1990s. There are about 13 bracts and sepals, yellow-green. The flower is red (RHS 53B-C), with occasional white spots on large petals, small petals with radiating white stripes, supporting osmanthus shape, flower diameter 8-13 cm, flower thickness 4.0-7.5 cm, outer ring large petals about 8-20 One piece, 4.0-6.0 cm long, 3.0-5.5 cm wide, petals of medium thickness, slightly concave at the top of the petals, occasionally with heavy serrated nicks at the middle and lower edges of the petals, petals obovate, few stamens, anthers or all stamens petalized; The room is glabrous, the stigma is 2.0 to 2.5 cm long, the stigma is 3 to 5 lobed, the division is deep to shallow, the style is hairy, multiple deformities, yellow to dark red, and low pistil. The leaves are dark green, elliptical, hard and thick, 6.0 to 13.2 cm long, 3.0 to 7.6 cm wide, with coarsely toothed leaf margins, wide and wedge-shaped leaf bases, acuminate or broad short tail tips, and petioles about 1.0 cm long. Twigs are reddish brown. Shrubs to small trees, growing vigorously, half open, dense branches and leaves. Flowering period is early to middle, from early November to early February in Shanghai area.

» Chinese Description

墨红台阁Camellia japonica‘Mohong Taige’ 中国登录号:2020-310,《中国花卉园艺》2020年第1257页。由张亚利命名,上海植物园费建国、奉树成、张亚利、郭卫珍、李湘鹏 宋垚、莫健彬培育并登录。系在 1990年代以红山茶墨红刘海为母本,以早春大红球为父本杂交选育而得。苞片及萼片约 13 , 黄绿色。花朵红色,大花瓣偶见白色斑点,小花瓣具辐射状白条纹,托桂型,花瓣厚度中等,花瓣顶端微凹,花瓣中下部边缘偶具重锯齿状缺刻,花瓣倒卵形。叶片深绿色,椭圆形,硬厚质,叶缘粗齿状,叶基宽楔形,叶尖渐尖或阔短尾尖,嫩枝红褐色。灌木至小乔木,生长旺盛,半开张,枝叶稠密。花期早至中,上海地区 11 月上旬到翌年2 月上旬。


Flower Size

Blooming Season11-2 Month China