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Asahigai

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CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1898

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia sasanqua 'Asahigai'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:朝日貝 あさひがい

Meaning

Synonym

Asahikai Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1970, Garden Life, No.36, p.120.Different reading for Asahigai..

Ashi-gai SCCS, 1950, The Camellia. Its Culture and Nomenclature, p.69. Corruption of the Japanese name Asahigai.

Description

» English Description

Ashizawa, 1898, Chabaika Taishū; Chūgai Nursery Catalogue, 1936-1937: Medium size, white single, 7.5 cm across, colour Solferno-Purple, (RHS,CC,26/1). Margins of the petals red. Petals are round, outwardly curved, and number 8-9 with slightly crêped margins. Stamens spreading, filaments light yellow, anthers golden yellow. Blooms very early. Originated in Kantō District, Japan. Corruption of Japanese name: ‘Ashi-gai’.

» Japanese Description

誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.291. 国立歴史民俗博物館. 2009. 《冬の華・サザンカ》. P.50. 江戸. []白地に濃ぼかし色、一重、中輪、10~12月 []長楕円、小形、暗緑色。  [] 横張り性、弱ぃ。   [来歴]1898年の芦沢「茶梅花大集」に記載。文/箱田


Flower

Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season10-12 Month Japan

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