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Id:ICR-613

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1995

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Aoi-sangoshō'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:青い珊瑚礁 あおいさんごしょう

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Description

» English Description

Takii Shubyō Co. Ltd, Kyōto Mail Order Catalogue, Spring 1995, front page: Wild japonica found in forest on Tanegashima Island, Kagoshima Prefecture, Kyūshū, Japan in 1988 by Shigeyuki Iwatsubo. Colour is deep bluish purple as it starts to open. A single of 5-6 cm diameter. Flowers in mid-season. See also: Kairyō-en Co. Ltd, Kawaguchi City, Saitama Prefecture, Mail Order Catalogue, Spring 1995, Hani-no-engei: Estimated age of tree – 200 years. Petals thick and firm, blue purple, white filaments, yellow anthers. Its colour is not affected by cultivation or climate.

» Japanese Description

誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.337. 日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》. p.91. 種子島產. [花]紅色~その年の気象条件によって紫にもなる、一重、筒咲き、筒しベ、中輪、2~4月。[葉]楕円、中形。[樹]立性、強ぃ。[来歴]種子島のヤブツバキから発見されたもの、1995年に改良園が命名。写/斧江、文ノ編集委員会

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