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Chiwaki-shiratama

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CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1989

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Chiwaki-shiratama'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:道別白玉 ちわきしらたま

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» English Description

Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.44; ICS., Apr.1990, Japanese Camellia Cultivar List, p.5 as ‘Chiwaki-Shirotama’: Small to medium size, white, tubular to campanulate single. Originated in Suzuka-shi, Mie Prefecture, Japan. Note: “Chiwaki” is the name of the god of the “Tsubaki Ohkami” Shrine in Suzuka-shi. Named by Ikutaka Yamamoto, the chief priest of the Shrine.

» Japanese Description

誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.168.  【花】白色、一重、筒〜ラッパ咲き、筒 しべ、小輪、2〜4月。【葉】長楕円、 中形、平坦。【樹】立性、強い。【来歴】 古くから鈴鹿市の椿大社にある。命 名は山本行隆(椿大社宮司)、1989年 の発表。写/内藤、文/中部椿生産部。

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