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Gifu (Shirai-Bunko) Believed Extinct

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-6157

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1789

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Gifu (Shirai-Bunko)'

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Shirai-Bunko, 1789, Shoshiki Hanagatachō: Pale pink. Large, thick petals. See Kyōto Engei Kurabu, 1964, Tsubaki Tokushū, No.5, p.81. Different reading: ‘Gihu’ Originated in Japan.(Believed extinct.)

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