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Daihōkan

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Id:ICR-3569

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1989

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Daihōkan'

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Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.252, description, p.253, colour photo: Medium size, blush pink ground, finely peppered with red, wide campanulate single, with 5 broad, rounded, overlapping, crinkled and reflexed petals, and a broad central stamen cylinder with creamy filaments, joined for the lower third, and dark yellow anthers. Blooms very early to mid-season. Leaves dark green, broad ovate, apices abruptly blunt-acute, margins serrate. Originated in the Gifu Prefecture, Japan. Believed to be a seedling of Kamo-honnami.
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