Acta Horticulturae Sinica ›› 2022, Vol. 49 ›› Issue (S2): 283-284.doi: 10.16420/j.issn.0513-353x.2022-0804

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A New Camellia sinensis Cultivar‘Jinfeng 2’

LI Lanying1,XU Yaqiong1,LIU Dongna1,YAO Yu1,GONG Xuejiao1,LUO Sheng2,and LUO Fan1,*   

  1. 1Tea Research Institute,Sichuan Academy of Agricultural Sciences,Chengdu 610066,China;2Sichuan Academy of Agricultural Sciences,Chengdu 610066,China
  • Online:2022-11-26 Published:2022-12-07

Abstract: ‘Jinfeng 2’,a new cultivar of Camellia sinensis,was selected and bred from the bud mutation of small and medium-leaf tea plant species in Zonggang Mountain,Mingshan County,Ya’an City,Sichuan Province by individual selection and systematic breeding. It has the characteristics of shrub,medium leaf and extremely early sprouting.‘Jinfeng 2’sprouts neatly. The color of young sprout is yellow green,the mature leaf is yellow green interlaced.‘Jinfeng 2’is suitable for manufacturing green tea,black tea and yellow tea. The green tea has high aroma and flower fragrance. It tastes fresh and mellow. It is suitable to be cultivated in Sichuan Province and other areas with similar climate.

Key words: Camellia sinensis, yellowish, extremely early sprouting, cultivar

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