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Chinjū Believed Extinct

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Id:ICR-2677

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1695

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Chinjū'

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Itō Ihei, 1695, Kadan Chikinshō; Yashiro, 1841, Kokon Yōrankō, vol.306: White, large size, double, red spots, white at petal edge, smart flower form. For this see Watan­abe,1970, Kyōto Engei Kurabu, Tsubaki, Tokushū, No.10, p.115. Originated in Japan. (Believed extinct.)
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