Acta Horticulturae Sinica ›› 2022, Vol. 49 ›› Issue (S1): 121-122.doi: 10.16420/j.issn.0513-353x.2022-0018

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A New Hippeastrum Cultivar‘Tongnian’

SUN Yingbo,YU Bo*,ZHU Genfa,LIU Xiaofei,HUANG Lili,and XU Yechun   

  1. (Key Laboratory of Urban Agriculture in South China,Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs,Guangdong Key Lab of Ornamental Plant Germplasm Innovation and Utilization,Environmental Horticulture Institute,Guangdong Academy of Agricultural Sciences,Guangzhou 510640,China)
  • Online:2022-08-25 Published:2022-08-18

Abstract: Hippeastrum‘Tongnian’is a new cultivar selected from F1 progeny which was bred by crossing‘Fairytale’as the female parent and‘Charisma’as the male parent. The average plant height is 62.6 cm,and the flower stem is 52.8 cm. The flower diameter is 11.4 cm. It flowers in mid-March in open field cultivation in Guangzhou,and the single-stem flowering period is about 12.4 d,which is suitable for facilities and open field cultivation in South China.

Key words: Hippeastrum, hybridization, single plant selection, cultivar

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