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Aki-no-sarasa

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Id:ICR-22841

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1950

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Aki-no-sarasa'

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Calico Hertrich, 1954, Camellias in the Huntington Gardens, vol.1, p.318, 321. Erroneous synonym for Sarasa.

Chintz Hertrich, 1954, Camellias in theHuntington Gardens, vol.1, p.318. Synonym for Sarasa.

Sarasa Satomi, 1956, Camellia Varieties of Japan, p.11. Synonym for Aki-no-sarasa.

Sarasa-shibori McIlhenny, 1937, 600 Varieties of Camellias. Synonym for Aki-no-sarasa.

Sara-shibori Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue. Corruption of the Japanese name ‘Sarasa­-shibori’, (Aki-no-sarasa).

Shirasa-shibori Vanderbilt, 1941, Camellia Research, II, p.7. Corruption of the Japanese name ‘Sarasa-shibori’, synonym for Aki-no-sarasa.

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Williams & Thompson, 1950, American Camellia Yearbook, p.40: Imported from Japan to America by the Star Nursery about 1933. Satomi, 1956, Camellia Varieties in Japan, p.4 as ‘Akinosarasa’: Light pink, striped deeper pink, medium large size, semi-double. Early blooming. Originated in Japan.
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