Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Bōgetsu'
» English Description
Satō, 1975, Chūbu no Tsubaki, p.85, colour photo and description: A pale peach pink, cup-shaped single of 5-6 petals, about 7 cm across with a large, centre cluster of about 120 stamens in a ring somewhat Higo-like. The petals are round with some creping on the margins. Leaves, flat, slightly reflexed, obovate, apex blunt acuminate, finely serrate. Originated in Chūbu District, Japan. Parentage unknown, originated and named by Sadao Hattori in 1973.