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Chūbu-hanamiguruma

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Id:ICR-2816

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1972

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia 'Chūbu-hanamiguruma'

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Chûbu-hanamiguruma The International Camellia Register, 1993, Thomas Savige

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Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.I, 1972, p.74, pl.116, description, p.308 as ‘Chūbu-hanami-guruma’; Yokoyama et al. 1975, Gendai Tsubaki Meikan, p.167: A medium size, 5-6 petalled single about 7.5 cm across, white, with streakings and pepperings of pink and red. Flowers open evenly, with large, rounded petals and a typical Higo burst of about 130 stamens. Flowers early to mid-season. Leaves, wide-elliptic, medium size, thick, flat, dull, light green. There is a mutation with a white, ornamental border. See Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.96 & p.230. Resembles Hanamiguruma but leaves are smaller and undulate, and flower colour paler. Originated in Chūbu, Japan.
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