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Xiaojia Biyu

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Year Published/Registered2009

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Xiaojia Biyu'

Chinese Name:小家碧玉

Japanese Name

Meaning:Beautiful Young Lady in a Small Family


» English Description

Xiaojia Biyu (C. japonica). China Regn. #2009-057. China Flowers & Horticulture, 2009, No.16, p.51. Originated by and named for Xu Biyu, camellia expert of Hangzhou Botanical Gardens. A cross of ‘Xin Hongmudan’ (Fenhudie) x Baifurong. Flower rose form to formal double, 8-9 cm diameter, pale pink ageing to white when fully open. Petals sub-circular, 50-60, thick, folded in the centre. Late flowering. Plant growth strong and conical. Leaves deep green, elliptic, apices acuminate, 8-10 cm x 5-6 cm, surface smooth and shiny, margin shallowly dentate, lateral vein slightly sunken, apices bent backward.

» Chinese Description

小家碧玉 Camellia japonica ‘Xiaojia Biyu’ 中国登录号:2009-057,《中国花卉园艺》2009年第1651页。由高继银命名,杭州花圃的徐碧玉培育并登录。该品种是华东山茶新红牡丹白芙蓉的人工杂交后代,植株强健,枝叶紧凑,呈圆锥状。叶深绿,椭圆形,先端渐尖,长810cm,宽56cm,叶面平滑富有光泽,叶缘锯齿较浅,侧脉稍凹,叶尖稍下弯。 花为玫瑰重瓣型至完全重瓣型。 初开时呈极浅的粉红色,盛开时外瓣渐呈白色。花瓣近圆形, 5060 枚左右,呈中折状,瓣质较厚。花径 89cm,花期为 3 月中旬至 4 月中旬。


Flower Size8-9 cm

Blooming Season3-4 Month China