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Benifukura

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Id:ICR-1367

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1989

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Benifukura'

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Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.201, colour photo and description: Medium size, deep red, wide campanulate single, with 6 broad, overlapping petals, emarginate and somewhat crinkled around the margins and a central stamen cylinder, with ivory to pinkish filaments, joined for the lower third, and small yellow anthers. Blooms mid-season. Leaves bright green, elliptic to broad-elliptic, apices tapering-acute, margins serrate. Originated in Gifu Prefecture, Japan. Named and released by Nagaharu Niwa in 1987, released by Gifu Camellia Club.
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