Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Atagoyama'
Japanese Name：愛宕山 あたごやま
» English Description
Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.95, colour photo and description: Small size, soft pink, vase-shaped single with 6 broad, overlapping, rounded petals. Stamens in a central cylinder, degenerated, filaments joined for the lower half, anthers yellow. Leaves light green, elliptic, apices tapering acute, recurved, margins rolled under serrulate. Late blooming. Collected at Mt. Atago, near Matsue-shi, Shimane Prefecture, Japan. Named and released by Hiroshi Ibara in 1984.