Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Kiyokanoko'
Kingyo-kono-ko Magnolia Gardens and Nursery Catalogue, 1950-1951. Corruption of the Japanese name Kiyokanoko.
Kiyo Ranoko Hazlewood & Jessep, 1972, Checklist - Camellia Cultivars from Nursery Catalogues, p.122. Corruption for the Japanese name Kiyokanoko.
Kiyo-kanako Variegated Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue, Orthographic error for ‘Kiyokanoko Variegated’, synonym for Kiyokanoko.
Kiyo-kanako Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue. Corruption of Japanese name Kiyokanoko.
Kiyo-Kanoto Variegated Harris’ Longview Nursery Retail Price List, 1955-1956, p.9. Synonym for Kiyokanoko.
» English Description
Wilmot, 1943, Camellia Variety Classification Report: Red. Large semi-double to semi-peony form. Medium, bushy growth. It can also be variegated. Midseason blooming. Imported from Japan by Toichi Domoto, Hayward, California, USA in 1937. The word “kanoko” means dappled or spotted and indicates that this variety is variegated in Japan. Judice's Nursery, 1951-1952 catalogue, p.6 as 'Kiyo Kanoko Var.' Synonym: ‘Kiyokanoko Variegated’. Corruption of name: ‘Kiyokanako’. Sport: Kiyokanoko Red.
Blooming Season： United States