Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Ata-no-kimi'
Japanese Name：阿多君 あたのきみ
» English Description
Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.371, colour photo and description: Large size, peony form, incomplete double with 23 rows of large, rounded, outer petals and a convex centre of erect, folded and twisted, small petals with stamens and petaloids intermixed. White ground with streaks of pink and red. Leaves bright, mid-green, elliptic to lanceolate, apices acute, margins shallowly serrate. Blooms mid-season to late. The original tree survives in a private garden in Kōriyama Town. Named and released by Kagoshima Camellia Society in 1980.