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Hitomaru (Itō) Believed Extinct

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-7607

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1695

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Hitomaru (Itō)'

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Itō, Ihei, 1695, Kadan Chikinshō; Yashiro, 1841, Kokon Yōrankō, vol.306; Kasuya, Kamegorō, 1859, Tsubaki Irohanayose Irotsuki: Large white formal double. Originated in Japan. Thought may be the same as the above. Note: Kakinomoto-no-Hitomaro 7th century Japanese poet of great fame. Hitomaru is considered to be a corrupted form of ‘Hitomaro’.(Believed extinct.)

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