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Katsura Believed Extinct

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-9469

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1699

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Katsura'

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Chinka Zufu, (before 1700), Watanabe, 1969, pl.343: Brilliant crimson, medium size, peony form with a fountain of erect, central petals surrounding sta­mens. Originated in Japan. Probably named for the Katsura Detached Palace in Kyōto. (Believed extinct.)

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