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Akeyukusora

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Id:ICR-22832

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1957

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia sasanqua 'Akeyukusora'

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Synonym

Yoake-no-sora (Sky at Dawn). "Sasanquas, The Winter Flowers" ICS Congress, Kurume 2010, English translation, p.64; Synonym for Akeyukusora.

Description

» English Description

Shimada, Yaichi, 1957, Kumamoto no Sazanka ni Tsuite, Dantairin, p.7 as ‘Akeyuku-sora’: The flower blooms in November (early) and is about 13 cm in diameter. It has 7 petals with white shading to pink at petal edge which is curled. Originated in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan. Selected and named by Sadatsugu Yamasaki in 1902.
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