Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Chūkyō-reijin'
» English Description
Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.264, colour photo, p.265, description: A sport of Chūkyōbijin. Medium size, light pink, margined white, wide campanulate, single with 5-6 broad, overlapping, emarginate petals, with a central stamen cylinder with white filaments, joined for the lower half, and yellow anthers. Blooms mid-season. Leaves elliptic, dark green apices acuminate, recurved, margins serrulate. Originated in the Chūbu District, Japan.