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Hatsu-arashi

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Id:ICR-7066

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1844

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Hatsu-arashi'

Chinese Name:初岚

Japanese Name:初嵐 はつあらし

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Description

» English Description

Uesa, 1844, Sōmoku Benran: Pure white, single, sake­cup shape. Blooms in winter. Nakayama, 1851, Sendaōden. It is not certain that these old ‘Hatsu­arashi’ are the same as the modern one. Minagawa, 1933, Chinkashū; Tuyama, 1966, Camellia Cultivars of Japan, pl.48, p.88; Tuyama, 1968, Camellias of Japan, pl.8, p.4, colour photo, p.86: Early flowering cultivar. Leaves dark green, ovate-elliptic, somewhat wavy and revolute at margins. Petiole, long, glabrous, greenish. Flower pure white, 5 petals, campanulate; petals waved and crimped on edge. Stamen column compact, yellow anthers, creamy filaments. See: Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.I, 1972, pl.70, p.60 & 301; Katei Gahō, ed., 1984, Chabana Koyomi vol.1, Tsubaki, p.42, 43; Sport: Pink-hatsu-arashi. Originated in Kansai District, Japan. Often called ‘Shiratama’ in Japan. Considered by some to be synonymous with Hatsu-arashi (Shiratama).

» Japanese Description

日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》. p.30. 関西產. [花]移り白、一重、筒咲き~ラッパ咲き、筒しベ、蕾の尖る、中輪、10~3月。[葉]長楕円、中形、網脈は陥没。[樹]立性、枝は横張り。[来歴]1847年の「剪花翁伝」に記載のある古い品種。写/高野、文/樽本

Flower

Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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