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Benitsukasa

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Id:ICR-1420

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1989

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Benitsukasa'

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Beni-no-tsubasa Synonym for Benitsukasa.

Description

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Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.178, description, p.179, colour photo: Small size, deep red, tubular single with large, central column of stamens with yellow anthers. Blooms early to mid-season. Leaves deep, glossy green, ovate, apices acute, margins serrulate. Selected from wild camellias in Itsuki-mura, Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan. Named and released by Mikio Akashi in 1985.
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