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Ake-no-hoshi

Last Updated:2021/6/8 14:48:31 By:Sueo Takano
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Id:ICR-22831

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1970

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia sasanqua 'Ake-no-hoshi'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:明星 あけのほし

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» English Description

Kuriya, Tsuyoshi, 1970, Engei Tsushin, No.20; ICS, Apr.1990, Japanese Camellia Cultivar List, p.32: Large size, white with pale pink graduations. single; early blooming. See Hakoda, JCS., 1987, Tsubaki, No.26, p.43. Nippon Tsubaki - Sasanqua Meikan, 1998, p.290 with colour photo; English translation p.203. Leaves narrowly elliptic, medium size. Upright, vigorous growth, dense branches. The original tree, aged about 130 years, is growing in Kumamoto City. Recognised by the Higo Sasanqua Society in 1968.

» Japanese Description

国立歴史民俗博物館. 2009. 《冬の華・サザンカ》. P.50. 熊本. []白色、弁端わずかに桃色、一重、中輪、11~12月 []  []   [来歴]   /箱田


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