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Echizen Believed Extinct

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-4472

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1637

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Echizen'

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Hino, Sukekatsu, 1637, Sukekatsukyōki; Chinka Zufu, (before 1700), Yashiro, 1841, Kokon Yōrankō; Watanabe, 1969, pl.174: A small 7 petalled single, opens wide, white with dark crimson stripes and a central stamen cluster. Originated in Japan. (Believed extinct.)
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