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Types of Chinese green Clivias

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1.Victory.

An old Chinese type of forepart

Leaf’s size:L50~60cm,W8~9cm,T2~3mm..

Leaves: erective,waxen bright, green,regular& protuberant  veins, exquisite surface, stretchy

Base:wedgy

Flower color:red colored,large flower(6~9cm),compact, sparkling

Berry:round

It is a good farther plant,its offsprings all have more fine quality.For example,Engineer-Huang’s farther plant is Victory.And now almost all high quality chinese clivias have good genes of Engineer-Huang,i.e,have good genes from Victory.

 2.Ranchang

Another old Chinese type of forepart.

Leaf’s size:L40~50cm,W8~9cm,T2~3mm..

Leaves: arched,not bright, dark green, lengthwaysly crinkled, unorderly non-protuberant veins, bonny shaped

Flower color:red  or orange colored, thunder-and-lightning, flower size (6.5~7.5cm)

Berry:flat and round

It is a good type of Chinese clivia of forepart

3.Monk

This type named as “monk”,but originally,it is not cultivated by a Chinese monk.Its factual breeder’s name is Heting.Wu.But later ,it does turns better under breeding by a monk named PuMing,and welcomed by enthusiasts from then on.So,we named it “Monk”now.

Leaf’s size:L60~80cm,W10~13cm,T1.5~1.7mm..

Leaves: arched and turnup on the leaves’tip,tips are round, netlike veins, dark green,

Flower color: orange colored,  flower size (6.5~7.5cm)

Berry:flat and round

4.Engineer-Huang(Victory×?)

An old Chinese type of forepart

Leaf’s size:L30~50cm,W9~11cm,T2~2.5mm..

Leaves: erective&forceful, bright, Kelly,tips are cuspate,fish bone-like veins, very slippery&exquisite surface

Base:wedgy

Flower color:red or orange colored, flower size(6~9cm), sparkling

Berry:round

It is one of the most famous type of chinese clivias ,in the forepart of chinese clivia breeding,it is a good farther plant too,its offsprings will appear painted-face.

5.Round-Tip(Monk×Ranchang)

A very good Chinese type

Leaf’s size:L30~40cm,W9~10cm,T1.8~2.2mm..

Leaves: erective&forceful&turnup on the leaves’tip ,round-tipped, oily bright,, unconspicuous Veins

Flower color: orange colored, flower size(4~5cm)

Berry: elliptical

6.Short-leaf(Victory×Monk)

An excellent type

Leaf’s size:L25~30cm,W8~9cm,T2~2.5mm..

Leaves: erective&forceful &turnup on the leaves’tip,round-tipped, regular& protuberant netlike veins, oily bright,thick&hard

Flower color: orange colored, flower size(5.5~6.5cm)

Berry: round

This type plays a very important part in improving chinese clivias’ quality.It is affirmative that a type can not become a high qulity type without crossing with Shortleaf.

7.Roundtip-Shortleaf (Roundtip×Shortleaf)

An excellent and popular type

Leaf’s size:L30~35cm,W9~11cm,T2~2.2mm..

Leaves: erective,tip is round and likes a soup spoon, dark green,bright

Flower color: orange colored, flower size(5.5~6.5cm)

Berry: elliptical

8.Shortleaf-Monk(Monk×Engineer-Huang)

A popular but ordinary type

Leaf’s size:L30~35cm,W9~11cm,T2~2.2mm..

leaves: erective,tip is round and likes a soup spoon, waxen bright, emerald green,with painted face.regular veins.dark green,bright

Flower color: orange colored,large flower 

Berry: ruond

9.Painter

An old and excellent Chinese type of forepart

Leaf’s size:L50~60cm,W9~10cm,T2~2.4mm..

Leaves: erective&forceful, bright,a bit dark green,tips are elliptical

,very regular veins, very slippery&exquisite surface

Flower color: orange colored, large flower(about 8cm)

Berry:round

It is one of the most famous type of chinese clivias ,in the forepart of chinese clivia breeding,it is a good farther plant too.

10.Painted Face-Monk(EngineerХMonk)

A charming but ordinary Chinese type

Leaf’s size:L 45~50 cm,W10 ~ 13cm,T1.5 ~1.8 mm..

Leaves: not erective&not forceful, waxen bright, leaves are interphase with yellow and green(veins are usually dark green),tips are are like those of Monk’s, nervation is not regular, surface is some slippery&exquisite

Flower color: orange colored, large flower(about 7~8cm)

Berry:round

11.Painter-Shortleaf(ShortleafХPainterХShortleaf)

one of the most excellent Chinese type at present

Leaf’s size:L25~35cm,W7~9cm,T2~2.5mm..

Leaves: erective&forceful, oilily bright, dark green leaves,very raised and regular veins and tipped on the tips,tips’shape are elliptical with a bit cuspate, very slippery&exquisite surface

Flower color: orange colored, flower size about 8cm

Berry:round

It is also one of the most famous and welcomed type of chinese clivias.Its price is also very expensive.

12.Yellow Shortleaf(ShortleafХEngineerХShortleaf)

one of the most excellent Chinese type at present

Leaf’s size:L25~35cm,W7~9cm,T2~2.5mm..

Leaves: erective&forceful, oilily bright, buff or Kelly leaves,very raised and regular veins and tipped on the tips,tips’shape are elliptical with a bit cuspate, very slippery&exquisite surface

Flower color: orange colored, flower size about 8cm 

Berry:round

It is also one of the most famous and welcomed type of chinese clivias.Its price is very expensive too.

13.Yellow Roundtip

one of the best type among the series of Roundtip(a delectus type)

Leaf’s size:L about30cm,W about 8cm,T about 2mm..

Leaves: bright, buff leaves,ordinary veins,tips are round. Leaves’surface is  slippery&exquisite

Flower color: orange colored, flower size about 8cm 

Berry:round

It is also one of the most welcomed types of chinese clivias.

14.Painted face- Shortleaf(ShortleafХPaintedface)

one of the most excellent Chinese type at present

Leaf’s size:L25~35cm,W9-11cm,T2~2.5mm..

Leaves: erective&forceful, oilily bright, buff or Kelly leaves, raised and regular veins and tipped on the tips,tips’shape are round,with very vivid painted surface, very slippery&exquisite surface

Flower color: orange colored, flower size about 8cm 

Berry:round

It is also one of the most famous, welcomed and rare types of chinese clivias.

There are still someother types,such as Engineer-Monk,Painter-Engineer-Shortleaf,etc,

these types are all hybrids among or between those types which I introduced above.

It should be mentioned that the very best Chinese clivias are always very rare ,so they are so expensive.

to be perfected……..



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