Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia 'Chizu'
Japanese Name：千瑞 ちず
» English Description
Kirino, Shūhō, Wabisuke Group, Kyōto Engei Kurabu, 1982, Tsubaki Tokushū, No.11, pp.116, 118, 119, colour photo, botanical drawings and description: Small size, campanulate single of Wabisuke form with 6 spinel pink petals and a small stamen cluster. Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.166, description, p.167, colour photo: Small size, deep pink, open campanulate single of 6 rounded, concave petals with a small stamen cluster with yellow anthers. Blooms mid-season. Leaves mid-green, ovate, apices blunt acute, margins serrulate. Originated near Kōtoku Temple, Fukumitsu-chō, Toyama Prefecture, Japan. Collected by Takasaka in 1979, named and released by Takeo Ogawa.