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Id:ICR-14359

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1978

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Ō-sado'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:大佐渡 おおさど

Meaning:Great Sado island

Description

» English Description

Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.II, 1978, pl.392, p.159, description, p.255: Large, white, semi-double to incomplete peony form double, 11 cm across with 12 large petals in 2-3 rows, with a centre of large, spreading stamens with some small erect, twisted petals intermingled; anthers pale yellow, filaments creamy. Leaves elliptic, dark green; apex acute, recurved; margins serrulate. Originated in Sado Island, Niigata Prefecture, Japan. For colour photo see: Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.26. Collected, named and released by Tokuji Ōoka in 1970. Note: This is part C.rusticana.

» Japanese Description

誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.45. 日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》. p.38. 新潟產. [花]白、八重、割りしベ、大輪、3~4月。[葉]広楕円、中形、反曲。[樹]立性。[来歴]ユキバタツバキ系。佐渡の民家の栽培種、1970年に大岡徳治の採集、命名.発表。写/桐野、文/萩屋

Flower

Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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