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Benihitoe-kingyoba-tsubaki

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Id:ICR-1378

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1979

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Benihitoe-kingyoba-tsubaki'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:紅一重錦魚葉椿 べにひとえきんぎょばつばき

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» English Description

Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979. Senchinshū, p.136, colour photo, p.246, description: Red, medium size, single camellia, evenly opening almost flat; stamens in central cylindrical column, 8-10 cm across. Mid-season to late flowering. Leaves, broad-elliptic with multiple apices (like the tail of a goldfish). Thick, recurved, wavy. Sometimes a small dorsal leaf is attached to one of the apices, when it is called Ranchūba-tsubaki. Vigorous, spreading growth. Originated in Saitama Prefecture, Japan.
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