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Hizen-hototogisu

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CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1989

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Hizen-hototogisu'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:肥前ほととぎす ひぜんほととぎす

Meaning

Description

» English Description

Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.144, description, p.145, colour photo: Small size, deep red, vase-shaped single of 5 ovate, overlap­ping petals and a central stamen column with pinkish filaments, joined for the lower half. Blooms mid-season to late. Leaves small and narrow, bright green, broad-elliptic, apices acute, margins serrate. Plant habit dwarf and compact. Selected from wild japonicas in Tabira Town, Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan. Discovered by Keizaburō Matsushita in 1981, named by Kichinosuke Aburatani.

» Japanese Description

淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..144 . 誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.214.  【花】濃桃色の一重、筒咲き、筒しベ、 小輪、2〜4月。【葉】長楕円、小形、 波曲。【樹】矮性で枝葉は密。【来 歴】田平町の野生ヤブツバキの選 抜種。1981年に松下慶三郎の発見、 油谷吉之助の命名。写•文/吉岡。

Flower

Flower Size6-8 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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