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Himuro-setsugekka

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Id:ICR-7467

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1975

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Himuro-setsugekka'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:氷室雪月花 ひむろせつげっか

Meaning:Himuro's "Setsugekka"

Description

» English Description

Yokoyama, 1975, Gendai Tsubaki Meikan, Black and white photo; Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, Vol.II, 1978, pl.360, p.147; Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, pp.128, 242: Small, campanulate single of 6-7 uneven petals, white to soft blush pink, speckled and dashed red. Short stamen cluster with yellow anthers. Leaves lanceolate, long caudate, mid-green, finely serrate, strongly reflexed. ‘Setsug­ekka’ usually referred to the three elegant friends of nature, the sun, moon and flowers. Origi­nated in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. The original tree was in Teiji Himuro’s garden. See colour photo, p.280, Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka. Resembles ‘Chūbu-setsugekka’.

» Japanese Description

文化出版局. 1975. 《現代椿名鑑》. P.199. 淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..280.    誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.217.  日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》. p.175. 神奈川產. [花]白地や淡桃色地に紅色の吹掛け~小絞り、一重、ラッパ咲き、筒しベ、中輪、3~4月。[葉]長楕円、中形。[樹]立性、強い。[来歴]親不明の園芸品棟の自然実生、1975年頃に氺室捷爾の選抜、発表。写/桐野、文/編集委員会

Flower

Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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