Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Akaseiōbo'
Japanese Name：赤西王母 あかせいおおぼ
» English Description
Inazawa Nurseries Co. Ltd Catalogue, 1986-1987, p.11, A-545: Red, vase-shaped single, small to medium size with overlapping petals. Early flowering. Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.211, colour photo and description: Petals, 6-7 rounded, overlapping, stamens cylindrical, filaments pale cream, joined for lower third, anthers golden. Leaves glossy mid-green, elliptic, apices acuminate, margins serrate. A seedling of Seiōbo that originated in Toyama Prefecture, Japan. Named and released by Zenji Kamo.