Camellia yunnanensis

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Camellia yunnanensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Ericales
Family: Theaceae
Genus: Camellia
Species: C. yunnanensis
Binomial name
Camellia yunnanensis
Cohen Stuart  

Camellia yunnanensis is a 1.3–7 m tall shrub or small tree.

Its leaves are elliptic to broad-elliptic or ovate-elliptic, bluntly acute. They are deep green.[1]

Its flowers is white, perulate and solitary.[2]


It is distributed in Sichuan and Yunnan Provinces, China.[2]

The plants was introduced to Japan after 1979 in the form of seeds and scions for grafting.[1]


  1. ^ a b Camellia yunnanensis Cohen Stuart
  2. ^ a b Species T-Z