Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia sasanqua 'Ginpō'
Wada, 1941, Garden Treasures of Japan.Different reading for Ginpō.
Chugai Nursery Catalogue, 1935-1936, p.26. Orthographic error for Ginpō.
» English Description
Seibundō, Ishii, Yūgi, 1932, Genshoku Engei Shokubutsu Zufu; Wada, 1941, Garden Treasures of Japan, p.32: Single with central petaloids, white, red edges, attractive central disc, large. Yashiroda, 1950, American Camellia Yearbook, p.27: Raised as a seedling of Gin-no-zai; petals are lightly touched with pink on the edge and has few petaloid stamens, often lacking them. Originated in Japan. Different readings: ‘Gimpō’, ‘Gimpow’.