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Akebono-shibori (sasanqua)

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Id:ICR-22829

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1930

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia sasanqua 'Akebono-shibori'

Chinese Name:曙绞

Japanese Name:曙絞 あけぼのしぼり

Meaning:Dawn Dappled

Description

» English Description

Akebonoshibori. (Dawn Dappled), (C.sasanqua), Minagawa, 1930, Jissai Engei, No.9; Chūgai Nursery Catalogue, 1937-1938: Creamy white, semi-double, odorous, large cup-shaped flower with petal edges and backs, pink. Spreading growth and elliptic, light green leaves. Originated in Saitama Prefecture, Japan.

» Japanese Description

国立歴史民俗博物馆.  2009. 冬の華·サザソカ, p.7:白地に淡紅ぼかし、一重、抱え咲き、中輪、1112月咲き。「実際園芸」(1930)に記載、一時行方不明になっていたが、1960年代末に皆川利雄が再発見。埼玉産。

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