Acta Horticulturae Sinica ›› 2022, Vol. 49 ›› Issue (S2): 275-276.doi: 10.16420/j.issn.0513-353x.2022-0548

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A New Xanthoceras sorbifolium Cultivar‘Xiaozhenzhu’

LU Lu1,LI Wenqing1,WU Dan1,WANG Zhen2,LIU Li3,WANG Lei1,XIE Xiaoman1,*,and ZHAO Yongjun1,*   

  1. 1Key Laboratory of National Forestry and Grassland Administration Conservation and Utilization of Warm Temperate Zone Forest and Grass Germplasm Resources,Shandong Provincial Center of Forest and Grass Germplasm Resources,Jinan 250102,China;2Shandong Linyuhong Yellowhorn Co.,Ltd.,Zibo,Shandong 255400,China;3Shandong Normal University,Jinan 250014,China
  • Online:2022-11-26 Published:2022-12-07

Abstract: ‘Xiaozhenzhu’is a new ornamental and fruit-use cultivar selected from Xanthoceras sorbifolium seedlings. Small trees with medium growth potential,cylindrical inflorescence,middle length of terminal inflorescence axis,short lateral inflorescence axis,abortion of most stamens. The petals are single,hardly open,and curled inward. The corolla is wrapped in sepals,round,oval or irregular,with small diameter and pearl shape. The flowering period is relatively late and long. It has high yield and large fruit. The seeds are dark brown,and thousand seed weight is 1 840 g. It can be widely planted in the middle and lower reaches of the Yellow River.

Key words: Xanthoceras sorbifolium, ornamental and fruit-use, cultivar

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