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Hiru-no-nishiki Believed Extinct

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-7572

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1699

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Hiru-no-nishiki'

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Chūkin Sakuden, 1630, Hyakuchinshū: Single, large, dark red, with 7 petals, margined light pink with small pinkish petaloids in the centre.Different reading for Hiru-no-nishiki.

Hiru-nishiki Watanabe, 1960, Kyōto Engei Kurabu, Tsubaki Tokushū, No.1, p.54.Different reading for Hiru-no-nishiki.

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Chinka Zufu, (before 1700), Watanabe, 1969, pl.117 as ‘Hirunonishiki’: Medium to large size, anemone form with large, central cushion of red petaloids mixed with some white petaloids and stamens. Originated in Japan. Different read­ings: ‘Hiru-nishiki’,’Hirunonishiki’. Synonym: ‘Chūkin’. (Believed extinct.)

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