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Year Published/Registered1967

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia rusticana 'Bonbori'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:ぼんぼり ぼんぼり



» English Description

Hagiya, 1967, Kyōto Engei Kurabu, Tsubaki Tokushū, No.7, p.14, colour photo; No.181, p.96, Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.I, 1972; Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.141, colour photo: Flower, peach pink, peony form with 8 petal rows, bowl shaped, petals, imbricated, approximately 45, stamens, deep yellow, about 140, in fascicles mixed with small petals, 8-10 cm across. Flowers mid-season. Petals protrude from the buds for a time before opening and can be weather damaged. Leaves, 6-8 cm long by 3-4 cm wide, ellip­tic, reflexed, serrations shallow and sharp; petiole hairy. Growth vigorous, open, spreading. Collected from Tochio City, Niigata Prefecture, Japan in 1959 by Susumu Ishizawa, named and released by Kaoru Hagiya in 1967.

» Japanese Description

講談社 1975年 《現代椿集》 P.317 誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.243. 【花】濃桃色の八重〜牡丹咲き、抱え 性、割りしベ、中輪、3〜4月。【葉】 楕円、中形、反曲。【樹】横張り性、ュ キ系。【来歴】栃尾市の民家の栽培 種。石沢進の採集、1967年に萩屋薰の 命名•発表。写/大岡、文/萩屋。