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Chasen Believed Extinct

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-2593

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1637

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Chasen'

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Hino, Sukekatsu, 1637, Suketatsukyōki; Hirayama, (late 17th century), Tsubaki Byōyu; Chinka Zufu, (before 1700), Watan­abe,1969, pl.654: A dark red, peony type bloom with a coronet-like centre. A possible synonym is Shizuya-no-chasen in the Hyakuchinshū, Sakuden, 1630. Originated in Japan. (Believed extinct.)
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