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Benikagami

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Id:ICR-1384

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1972

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia rusticana 'Benikagami'

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SCCS, 1972, Camellia Nomenclature, p.161: Crimson, medium peony form. Seibundō, Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.134, colour photo: Crimson. Medium size, open peony form, 10-11 cm across, about 25 petals, with stamens divided into fascicles, filaments dark yellow. Late season flowering. Leaves, medium size, light green, apex acuminate, base obtuse, finely serrate. Vigorous, bushy, spreading growth. Petioles hirsute. Originated in Naka-kanbara Sub-prefecture, Niigata Prefecture, Japan. Collected by Susumu Ishizawa, named and released by Kaoru Hagiya in 1970.
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