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Awayuki

Last Updated:2021/4/30 14:28:02 By:Sueo Takano
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Id:ICR-942

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1968

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia rusticana 'Awayuki'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:淡雪 あわゆき

Meaning

Synonym

Awaji Tsubaki Hachiboku Sanboku Tsuki Meisai, (before 1868): Deep red with 4 rows of petals, with white spots, bamboo whisk-like stamens. Thought to be an error for Awayuki.

Description

» English Description

Tuyama, 1968, Camellias of Japan, pl. No.76, p.38, description, p.108: A very floriferous snow camellia, formal double with flowers of the palest pink (Rose Pink 427/3). Leaves, dark green, ovoid to narrow-ovoid, acuminate; lateral veins and veinlets, impressed, 7.2-8.3 cm long by 3-4.2 cm wide; petiole, 3-7 mm long, very densely hairy. Hairy petals 2-4, normal petals 46-54; oblong, shallowly emarginate, incurved, with nuance of palest yellow at base. Stamens, underdeveloped, 1-1.2 cm high, in 2-3 groups, filaments pale yellow. Late flowering. Originated in Yatsuo-machi, Toyama Prefecture, Japan.

» Japanese Description

淡交社.1989《日本の椿花》..30 .     日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》. p.145. 香川產. [花]桃紅色地に白斑が入る、八重、肉厚、割りしベ、中輪、3~4月。[葉]楕円、中形、外曲。[樹]立性、強。い[来歴]光辉の自然実生、1997年に小山実一の発見.命名。写.文/今雪哲

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