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Honaka

Last Updated:2022/7/30 10:11:35 By:Sueo Takano
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Id:ICR-7682

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1973

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Honaka'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:火中 ほなか

Meaning:Center of fire

Description

» English Description

JCS., 1973, Tsubaki No.12, p.7, pl.26, description, p.14: Medium sized, irregular semi-double to open, peony form, crimson with 12-15 outer petals, waved and fluted, centre an open cluster of short stamens, in the form of a pentagon, anthers golden, fila­ments pinkish. Mid-season to late flowering. Leaves medium size, 8 cm x 4 cm, lanceolate, tapering acuminate, dull, yellowish green, shallowly crenate. Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.314, colour photo. A seedling of Shūhō-karako. Originated in Kantō, Japan by Nakamura Totsurō. See: Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, pp.139, 247.

» Japanese Description

文化出版局. 1975. 《現代椿名鑑》. P.213. 淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..226.    誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.241. 日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》. p.119. 東京產. [花]朱紅色、八重、雄しベは星形に集中する、中輪、3~4月。[葉]楕円、中形。[樹]立性、強い。[来歴]衆芳唐子の自然実生、1962年に仲村訥郎の命名.発表。写/高野、文/仲村訥

Flower

Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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