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Xilin Chenguang

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Year Published/Registered2022

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia reticulata 'Xilin Chenguang'

Chinese Name:西林晨光

Japanese Name

Meaning:Morning sunshine of Southwest Forestry University


» English Description

Xilin Chenguang (C. reticulata). China Regn. #2022-357. China Flowers & Horticulture, 2022, No.4, p.50. Originated and registered by Chen Longqing, Geng Fang, Yang Ziyun, Shi Yongming, Nie Ruimin, Hu Yunchong from Southwest Forestry University, China. A chance seedling of Camellia reticulata, collected seeds in 2012 and firstly bloomed in 2021. Leaves elliptic, slightly inflexed, thick, with sparse hairs on the back, obvious reticulate veins, and fine serrations. Flower buds single terminal, bracts yellow green, arranged in tile shape, flower diameter 7.5 ~ 10.0 cm, petals 7 ~ 8, obovate, apex slightly concave, obvious folds, flower buds pink, half open pink white, full open nearly white. Stamens numerous, the base is 2 /3 continuous, and stigma 3 ~ 4 deeply divided. Stamens develop normally and can bear fruit. Flowering period late January to early March.

» Chinese Description

中国登录号:2022-357,《中国花卉园艺》2022年第4期50页。由西南林业大学的陈龙清、耿芳、杨自云、施永明、聂瑞敏、胡云冲培育并登录。叶椭圆形略内折,厚革质,背有稀疏茸毛,网状脉明显,边缘具细锯齿。花芽单个顶生,苞片黄绿色,覆瓦状 排列,花径7.510.0厘米,花瓣78枚,倒卵形,顶端微凹,褶皱明显,花蕾粉红色,半开时粉白色,全开时近白色。雄蕊多数,基部2/3连生,柱头34深裂。雄蕊发育正常,能结实。花期1月下旬至3月初。


Flower Size7.5-10 cm

Blooming Season1-3 Month China