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Heikichi Believed Extinct

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-7197

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1699

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Heikichi'

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Chinka Zufu, (before 1700), Watanabe, 1969, pl.211; Itō, Ihei, 1695, Kadan Chikinshō, No.92; Itō, Jukyū, 1739, Honzō Hanamaki’e; Yashiro, 1841, Kokon Yōrankō, vol.310; Kasuya, Kamegorō, 1859, Tsubaki Irohanayose Irotsuki: Single, large white flower with red splashes. Very early blooming. Originated by Heikichi, Japan. Different reading: ‘Hirayoshi’.(Believed extinct.)

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