Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Kanki (Nobuo Sasai)'
» English Description
Nippon Tsubaki - Sasanqua Meikan, 1998, p.67 with colour photo; English translation p.44. Small, crimson with white border, tubular to trumpet shaped single, slender petals and tubular stamen cylinder. Flowers mid-season to late. Leaves somewhat narrowly elliptic, medium size. Upright growth. A chance seedling of Tama-no-ura, originated by Seiichiro Sasai in 1985, named and released by Nobuo Sasai in 1997. From Okayama Prefecture.