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Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Akagi'
Japanese Name：赤城 あかぎ
» English Description
Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.237, colour photo and text: Medium size, campanulate single, with 5 overlapping, somewhat emarginate petals; red with irregular white blotching. Stamens cylindrical, anthers yellow. Leaves obovate to broad-obovate, dark green, apices acute, margins serrate, waved. Late flowering. Originated in Gumma Prefecture, Japan. A seedling of Hakkan. Named and released by Yoshizawa Camellia Nursery in Kawaguchi City in 1970.