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Goshozakura (Higo)

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Id:ICR-6429

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1912

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia 'Goshozakura (Higo)'

Chinese Name:肥后御所樱

Japanese Name:肥後御所桜 ひごごしょざくら

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Description

» English Description

Taniguchi, 1912, Chinka Kyōkan: Light pink with white base. Medium size, 7 cm across, 6-7 petals. Stamens in an irregular circle, white. Petals curled when fully open. Leaf, small, obovate-elliptic. Flowers early to mid-season. See black and white photo, p.21, Adachi, 1960. Camellia. Its Appreciation..., also Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, 1972, vol.I, p.28. Originated in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan. Different readings: ‘Gosyozakura’, ‘Goshosakura’. Synonyms: ‘Tsukumiguruma-Nagoya’, ‘Chūbu-tsukimiguruma’. Nippon Tsubaki - Sasanqua Meikan, 1998, p.99 with colour photo; English translation p.67. Stated to be the same variety as Chūbu-tsukimiguruma. Chinese synonym ‘Yusuoying’.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.112.  御所樱(Cherry of the Royal Garden) (Higo)肥后茶。 1912,日本熊本县。单瓣、平开形、白色底、粉红雾边、花瓣67枚、梅蕊、中轮(78cm)、花期23月、树性 直立、长势强。 别名:Chubu-tsukimi-guruma (中部月见车)、Tsukimi-guruma-Nagoya (月见车 名古屋)、Tsukimi-guruma(Chubu)月见车(中部)御所樱一杨绍溥,1978,台湾茶花,p.84, No.24.

高继银、苏玉华、胡羡聪,2007. 《国内外茶花名种识别与欣赏》,第102页。日本熊本一带,属肥后茶(Higo)类。花淡粉红色,花瓣中下部为白色,单瓣型,中型花,花瓣6〜7枚,宽圆形,平铺,瓣面略皱褶,雄蕊散射,花丝和花药均为黄色,花朵稠密。叶片浓绿色,卵圆形至椭圆形,较小,光亮,植株紧凑,生长旺盛。花期中至晚。

» Japanese Description

文化出版局. 1975. 《現代椿名鑑》. P.167.  日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》.  p.244. 熊本產. [花]桃色地に底白、一重、平開咲き、小さい梅芯、中輪、3~4月。[葉]楕円、中形。[樹]立性、強い。[来歴]江戸後期1830年の古文書に記載のある古い品種、月見車(中部)と同一品種といわれている。写.文/大藪

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