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Asaka

Last Updated:2021/5/7 19:41:41 By:Sueo Takano
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Id:ICR-791

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1989

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Asaka'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:浅香 あさか

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Description

» English Description

Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.299, colour photo and description: Medium size, pale pink, semi-double, opening wide, cup-shape with 2­3 row of irregular, emarginate, overlapping petals and a short, spreading stamen cluster, with large yellow anthers. Leaves dark green, ovate, apices acute, margins coarsely serrate. Blooms early to mid-season. Fragrant. Originated in Okayama Prefecture, Japan from the cross, Hatsu-arashi-Saga x Tagoto-no-tsuki. Originated and released by Nobuo Sasai in 1978.

» Japanese Description

淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..299  岡山. []極淡桃色、八重、椀咲き、筒しべ、有香、中輪、12~3月。[]  []   「来歴」 田毎の月と初嵐嵯峨との交配種。 写/神園、文/笹井


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