Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Daimonji (1700)'
» English Description
Chinka Zufu, (before 1700), Watanabe, 1969, pl.84 & 441: Small, irregular, five petalled single; soft pink, red splashed. Originated in Japan. On 16 August, a huge firelit character for “dai-great” is a spectacular sight on the slope of Mt. Nyoigatake near Kyōto. This event is called “Daimonji” for short.(Believed extinct),