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Benirōgetsu

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Id:ICR-1403

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1975

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Benirōgetsu'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:紅臘月 べにろうげつ

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Description

» English Description

Yokoyama, et al., 1975, Gendai Tsubaki Meikan, p.208 black and white photo; colour photo. No.286, Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.II, 1978, p.123, also Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1980, Senchinshū, p.136 & p.246: A reddish, single pink to white at petal base, 6-7 large, creped petals, opening evenly, reflexing with age, surrounding a central column of short stamens. The flower opens flat and is 10-11 cm across. Early flowering to mid­season. Leaves, broad-elliptic, large, acuminate apex, base obtuse, finely serrate, reflexed, green with yellow variegation. Plant growth habit, vigorous and spreading. See Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.152, colour photo. Originated in Takarazuka-shi, Hyōgo Pre­fecture, Japan. Not related to Rōgetsu or Shibori-rōgetsu.

» Japanese Description

ガーデンラィフ編集部. 1980. 《原色日本の椿写真集千椿集》. 誠文堂新光社. 写/p.136、文/p.246.  日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》.  p.68. 兵庫產. [花]淡紅色、一重、平開咲き、筒しベ、中~大輪、11~2月。[葉]広楕円、大形、黄色の小点斑が入る、やや中折れ。[樹]横張り性、強い。[来歴]宝塚市山本の植木生産地にあった古花、臘月とは無関係。写/桐野、文/樽本

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