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Asaborake

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Id:ICR-760

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1968

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia rusticana 'Asaborake'

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Tuyama, 1968, Camellias of Japan, p.108, colour photo, pl.77: Leaves, elliptical to rhombeo-elliptical, long acuminate, midrib elevated, laterals flat or slightly impressed, 6.5-8.2 cm long x 2.7-4.2 cm wide; petioles, 6-8 mm long, hairy. Flowers, palest pink (paler than rose pink 427/3), formal double, outer petals with hairs, 3-5, normal petals, 45-71, diminishing to the centre. Very rarely a few petaloids with degenerate anthers in the centre, 8-­10 cm across. Mid-season flowering. Habit, vigorous, densely furnished, spreading. Also see colour photo & description: Seibundō Shinkōha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.11 & 198. Originated in Niigata Prefecture, Japan by Kaoru Hagiya. Resembles Otome.
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