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Year Published/Registered1898

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia sasanqua 'Hashidate'

Chinese Name:桥丽

Japanese Name:橋立 はしだて

Meaning:Place name


Hashidate (1)  Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue: Synonym for Hashidate.

Hoshi-date  Vanderbilt, 1940, Camellia Research, p.4. Corruption of the Japanese name Hashidate.

Sasanqua Pink Flesh  Vanderbilt, 1941, Camellia Research, II, p.7. Synonym for Hashidate.


» English Description

Ashizawa, Yagorō, 1898, Chabaika Taishū; McIlhenny, 1941, 700 Varieties of Camellias, p.16: Single, white to pink on the edges. Fendig, 1952, American Camel­lia Catalogue: Medium, bright pink, semi-double about 7.5 cm across. A round bloom opening cup-shaped. The margins of the petals are dark pink, shading lighter in the centre of the petals and darker at the apex. Stamen centre flares out but the whitish filaments are short, anthers pinkish yellow. Leaves medium green, elliptic, 5 cm x 2 cm; apex cuspidate, tapered base, serra­tions obscure. Hakoda, JCS., 1989, Tsubaki, No,26, p.44: Medium size, white fading to red at the margins, single. Originated in Tokyo, Japan. Synonym: ‘Hashidate(1)’, ‘Sasanqua Flesh Pink’. Orthographic error: ‘Hoshidate’. Hashidate is an abbreviation for Amano-hashidate, a place in the Kyōto Prefecture noted for its beautiful scenery.

» Japanese Description

誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.309.  国立歴史民俗博物館. 2009. 《冬の華・サザンカ》.  p.14. 江戸產. []白地に紅ぼかし、一重、中輪、1112月 []細い、小形、[]  「来歴]1898年の芦沢「茶梅花大集」に記載、埼玉県安行に引き継がれたが、現在はほとんど増殖されていない。 江戸サザンカ   写文/箱田


Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season Japan