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Kōmyōji-otome

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Id:ICR-9977

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1998

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Kōmyōji-otome'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:光明寺乙女 こうみょじおとめ

Meaning:"Otome" of Kōmyōji temple

Description

» English Description

Nippon Tsubaki - Sasanqua Meikan, 1998, p.92 with colour photo; English translation p.62. Small, pink bordered white with white blotches, formal double. Flowers mid-season to late. Leaves elliptic, small, somewhat channelled in the midrib. Upright growth. An old tree survives at a temple in the castle ruin in Kankawa Town. Named and released by Tetsurō Imayuki in 1997. 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.170. 香川產. [花]桃色地に白覆輪や桃紅色地に白斑人りのものが出る、千重、小輪、3~4月。[葉]楕円、小形、やや中折れ。[樹]立性。[来歷]寒川町の城跡内寺院に古木がある、1997年に今雪哲郎の命名.発表。写/地下、文/今雪哲

Flower

Flower Size6-8 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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