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Kikyō (Kasuya) Believed Extinct

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-9643

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1859

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Kikyō (Kasuya)'

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Kasuya, Kamegorō, 1859, Tsubaki Irohanayose Irotsuki: Red, single, like a Chinese Balloon flower. Note: It is possible that this cultivar was the same as the Kadan Chikinshō Akakikyō of 1695. Originated in Japan. (Believed extinct.)
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