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Amagashita (Kansai)

Last Updated:2021/9/5 15:51:26 By:Sueo Takano
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Id:ICR-308

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1966

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Amagashita (Kansai)'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:天ケ下 あまがした

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Description

» English Description

Tuyama, 1966, Camellia Cultivars of Japan, pl.138, p.238; Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.I, 1972, pl.98, p.305: Red variegated white flower, medium single with large cup-shaped, rounded petals notched at the apex. Blooms mid-season. Leaves oval, small, hirsute; tree side spreading to umbrella shape. Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.13, colour photo, p.199, description. This is a different cultivar to the old Itō variety. Resembles Shokkō, Norikoboshi and Reikanji-maizuru. Different readings: ‘Amegashita’, ‘Ame-no-shita’, ‘Ame-no-moto’, ‘Ama Ga Shita’, ‘Ame-ga-shita’. Originated in Kansai District, Japan.

» Japanese Description

文化出版局. 1975. 《現代椿名鑑》. P.66. 淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..239. 日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》 p.139. 関西. []濃紅色地に白斑が入る、一重、ラッパ~平開咲き、筒しべ、中~大輪、2~4月。[]広楕円、中形、[]横張り性、強い。[来歴]1681年の「花壇綱目」に天ケ下として記載のある古典品種。写/高野、文/山口三

 


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