Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Akizaki-amatsu-otome'
Japanese Name：秋咲天津乙女 あきざきあまつおとめ
» English Description
Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.78, colour photo and text: Blush pink, small size, single, opening widely campanulate with 5-6 long petals, rounded, emarginate, overlapping. Stamens cylindrical, filaments pale cream, united for their lower half, anthers pale yellow. Leaves elliptic to oblong-elliptic, mid-green, margins undulate, bluntly serrate, apex acuminate. Early flowering. Originated in the Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. A seedling of Amatsu-otome.