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Year Published/Registered1964

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Hakuryū'

Chinese Name:白龙

Japanese Name:白竜 はくりゅう

Meaning:White Dragon


Hakuryuh  Hazlewood & Jessep, 1972, Checklist - Camellia Cultivars fron Nursery Catalogues, p.96.Different reading for Hakuryū.

白龙  蔡福贵,2005,世界茶花专辑,p.94. No.218.图184.


» English Description

Minagawa, 1964, Chinkaen Chinkashū: White double. Encyclope­dia of Camellias in Colour, vol.I, 1972, p.365 & vol.II, 1978, pl.451, p.177 as ‘Haku-ryū’; Yokoyama, 1975, Gendai Tsubaki Meikan, p.184: A white, double anemome blossom, medium size with wide, wavy, outside petals in 2-3 rows. Filaments short and cream coloured, outer petaloids white, inner cream. Flowers mid-season. Leaves ovate; apex acuminate; margins shallowly ser­rate, venation conspicuous. See Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, pp.113, 237. Originated in Kantō District, Japan. There is a camellia of the same name, but a different variety in the Shikoku area for which the variant reading Hakuryō is recommended.

» Chinese Description

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.117.

Hakuryu 白龙(White Dragon)。(C. japonica)红山茶。1964,日本埼玉县。半重瓣唐子形、白色、中轮、外瓣23重、乳黄色瓣状蕊花心、花期12月、树性直立。

白龙一蔡福贵,2005,世界茶花专辑,p.94. No.218.184.

» Japanese Description

講談社 1975年 《現代椿集》 P.365. 保育社 .1974《つばき》安藤芳顕著 p.216. 文化出版局. 1975. 《現代椿名鑑》. P184. 関東. []帯黄白色、大唐子咲き、雄蕊は花弁群に混在、中輪、4月。[]円形に近い楕円形で、鋸歯は浅く、葉面は濃緑色で、主脈に沿ってくぼみ、葉縁は外曲し、全体に反曲する。[]立性で、枝は太く、枝分かれ多く、枝葉は繁茂する。[来歴]昭和39年、皆川椿花園発表の新花である。 文/仲村


Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season1-2 Month Japan