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Beninagashi

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Id:ICR-1398

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1960

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Beninagashi'

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Watanabe, 1960, Kyōto Engei Kurabu, Tsubaki Tokushū, p.51, No.1. No description. Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.I, 1972, pl.334, p.340; Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.135, colour photo, p.246, description: Semi-double form of white with occasional red streak, 11-13 cm across, petals wide and wavy. Stamen clus­ter sometimes broken by one or two small, erect petals; filaments white. Mid-season blooming. Leaves, dark green, large, elliptic to broad-ellipic; apex long acuminate; base obtuse, twisted. Plant growth habit, rather weak and spreading. Original tree in Tōdaiji Kaizandō, Nara City, Kansai District, Japan.
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