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Bōkyō

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Id:ICR-1785

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1987

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia x vernalis 'Bōkyō'

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Meaning

Synonym

Boukyō (C.x vernalis), Sakata & Arisumi, 1983, International Camellia Journal, p.19. Different read­ing for Bōkyō.

Description

» English Description

Hakoda, JCS., 1987, Tsubaki, No.26, p.50 as ‘Bokyo’; ICS., Apr.1990, Japanese Camellia Cultivar List, p.40: Small size, pink, single to semi-double. Blooms early to mid-season. Leaves deep green, 4.1 cm x 1.8 cm. Originated in Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan. Tanaka et al.1986, Cytogenetic Studies on the origin of C.x vernalis, Journal of the Japanese Society for Horticultural Science, vol.55, No.2, p.210. A pentaploid camellia. Different reading: ‘Boukyō’.
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