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Hitomaru Believed Extinct

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-7605

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1664

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Hitomaru'

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Mizuno, 1664, Kadan Kōmoku: Large size, double white. Originated in Japan. See: JCS., 1965, Tsubaki, No.5, p.28. Note: Kakinomoto-no-Hitomaro 7th century Japanese poet of great fame. Hitomaru is considered to be a corrupted form of ‘Hitamaro’.(Believed extinct.)

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