ACTA HORTICULTURAE SINICA ›› 2019, Vol. 46 ›› Issue (5): 1017-1018.doi: 10.16420/j.issn.0513-353x.2018-0350

• New Cultivars • Previous Articles    

A New Salvia splendens Cultivar‘Feifan’with Orange-red Flower

LI Chunnan,FU Qiaojuan*,SHEN Guozheng,CHEN Yi,and CHEN Wenyue   

  1. Hangzhou Academy of Agricultural Sciences,Hangzhou 310024,China
  • Online:2019-05-25 Published:2019-05-25

Abstract: ‘Feifan’is a new Salvia splendens cultivar,derived from chemical mutagenesis combined with system selection.‘Feifan’belongs to a dwarf and erect type with strong branching character and light green leaves. The average plant height and crown diameter is 21.2 cm and 21.9 cm in full-blossom period,respectively. It has high ornamental value in terms of orange-red flower,long inflorescence and long ornamental time of 62.4 d. Meanwhile,this cultivar is highly resistant to heat stress and suitable for cultivation in the region of Zhejiang Province or other area with the similar climate condition.

Key words: Salvia splendens, cultivar

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