Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Hakusen (japonica)'
» English Description
Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.55, colour photo and description: Large size, white, single with 5 obovate petals in a trumpet shape, and a central stamen column, with lemon coloured filaments, joined for the lower third, and yellow anthers. Late blooming. Leaves mid-green, elliptic, apices acuminate. Originated in the Chūbu area, Japan. A natural seedling, parentage unknown. Originated and released by Fumio Naitō in 1988.