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Hōshō

Last Updated:2022/1/13 16:16:38 By:Sueo Takano
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Id:ICR-7852

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1989

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia rusticana 'Hōshō'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:粧粧 ほうしょう

Meaning

Description

» English Description

Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.292, colour photo and description: Medium to large size, white, semi-double with 11-13 broad petals, somewht undulate margins, and a central stamen cluster with pale lemon filaments and deep yellow anthers. Late blooming. Leaves deep green, small, elliptic, apices acute to tapering acute, margins serrulate. Originated in the Toyama Prefecture, Japan. Named and released by Mitsuroku Makino.

» Japanese Description

淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..220  誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.322. 【花】白色の八重、旗弁もでる、中輪、3〜4月。【葉】楕円、 やや小形、中折れ。【樹】立性、強い。【来歴】富山市郊外 の民家の栽培種。1990年に牧野光六の命名•発表。文/牧野


Flower

Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season Japan

Photos