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Kagami

Last Updated:2021/11/26 8:15:23 By:Sueo Takano
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Id:ICR-9144

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1989

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Kagami'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:香加美 かがみ

Meaning

Description

» English Description

Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.129, colour photo and description: Medium size, soft pink, fading to white at the centre, cup-shaped to ballon flower shaped, single, with 5 petals with rolled-in margins, broad, central stamen column with creamy filaments, joined for the lower half and yellow anthers. Blooms early to mid-season. Leaves dark green, elliptic-lanceolate to broad-lanceolate, apices acuminate, margins sharply serrate. Originated in Hiroshima City. Named and released by Nobuo Sasai in 1981.

» Japanese Description

 淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..329.    誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.55. 【花】淡桃地に底白の一重、キキョウ〜椀咲き、筒しベ、有香、小輪、12I〜3月。【葉】楕円、中形、平坦。【樹】

立性、強い。【来歴】広島県内の民家の栽培種の選抜種。1981年に笹井延夫の命名•発表。写•文/笹井。


Flower

Flower Size6-8 cm

Blooming Season Japan

Photos