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Chinshin

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Id:ICR-2681

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1979

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Chinshin'

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Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.99, colour photo, p.231, description: Pure white single, 6-7 petals, 7 cm across, campanulate, central column of stamens with white filaments and light yellow anthers. Blooms mid-season to late. Leaves, elliptic, smooth, dark green, with raised midrib and obscure venation. See Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.53. Originated in the Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan. Discovered by the staff of the Agriculture Section of Hirado City Office in 1975. Named and released by Saburō Kumazawa. Note: Name also translated as “Personal Name”.
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