Acta Horticulturae Sinica ›› 2023, Vol. 50 ›› Issue (S1): 163-164.doi: 10.16420/j.issn.0513-353x.2022-1078

Previous Articles     Next Articles

A New Azalea Cultivar‘Yinghe’ 

LI Chang,LIU Xiaoqing* ,SU Jiale,ZHOU Huimin,SUN Xiaobo,and GUO Zhenhao   

  1. (Jiangsu Key Laboratory for Horticultural Crop Genetic Improvement,Institute of Horticulture,Jiangsu Academy of Agricultural Sciences,Nangjing 210014,China)
  • Online:2023-06-26 Published:2023-06-26

Abstract: ‘Yinghe’is a new azalea cultivar bred from the artificial cross of female parent‘Yiyin 1’ and male parent Rhododendron mariesii. Its flower is hose-in-hose,its color is rose red(Red Purple Group 61C),and its corolla is funnelform. There are upwarped and involute on the ends of corolla lobes. The diameter of flower is 8.0–8.5 cm. It is characterized by special pattern,compact plant type,large flower and bright color. It is suitable for greenhouse pot.

Key words: azalea, potted type, cultivar 

CLC Number: