Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia sasanqua 'Hiodoshi (4)'
» English Description
McIlhenny Catalogue, 1937, 600 Varieties of Camellias: Medium to large magenta with irregular, white variegation, single, 8-8.5 cm across with 8 wedge-shaped petals about 3.8 cm long, creped and notched. Stamens widely separated in a burst. Filaments pale yellow, anthers brown. Leaves glossy, dark green, 5.5 cm long x 2 cm wide, edges curved upwards, texture leathery, serrations coarse. Of Japanese origin, imported from Chūgai Nursery, Kōbe, Japan about 1932. (Fendig, 1951). Orthographic error: ‘Hidoshi’.