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Kōmyōji-murasaki

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Id:ICR-9976

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1998

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Kōmyōji-murasaki'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:光明寺紫 こうみょうじむらさき

Meaning:Purple of Kōmyōji temple

Description

» English Description

Nippon Tsubaki - Sasanqua Meikan, 1998, p.92 with colour photo; English translation p.62. Medium size, dark purplish red, semi-double to rose form double with thick petals and split stamens. Flowers mid-season to late. Leaves elliptic, medium size, flat. Upright growth. A chance seedling of a cultivar in Kankawa Town. Discovered and released by Tetsurō Imayuki in 1977. From Kagawa Prefecture.

» Japanese Description

誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.92. 日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》. p.120. 香川產. [花]暗紫紅色、八重、割りしベ、肉厚、中輪、2~4月。[葉]楕円、中形、平坦。[樹]立性。[来歴]寒川町産、栽培種の自然実生、1997年に今雪哲郎の命名.発表。写/今雪哲、文/今雪史

Flower

Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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