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Eiyō Believed Extinct

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-4588

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1699

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Eiyō'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name

Meaning

Synonym

Sakaeba Different reading for Eiyō. Kyōto Engei Kurabu, 1970, Tsubaki Tokushū, No.10, p.119 as Eiyō, but ‘Sakaeba’ is the more popular reading. See: Heibonsha, Tomita, Tatsuhiko et al., 1980, Tsubaki, p.141.

Description

» English Description

Chinka Zufu, (before 1700), Watanabe, 1969, pl.655: A small, white single with 5 crenate petals surrounding a cushion of white petaloids. Different reading: ‘Sakaeba’. Originated in Japan. (Believed extinct.)
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