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Koto-no-ka

Last Updated:2022/7/6 9:47:49 By:Sueo Takano
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Id:ICR-10126

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1998

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Koto-no-ka'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:琴の香 ことのか

Meaning:Fragrance of Harp

Description

» English Description

Nippon Tsubaki - Sasanqua Meikan, 1998, p.103 with colour photo; English translation p.70. Medium size, pink, tubular to trumpet shaped single with cylindrical stamen cluster. Flowers mid-season. Leaves narrowly elliptic, medium size, somewhat waved. Upright, vigorous growth. Selected from the wild japonica community in the precincts of Konpirs Shrine. Named and released by Saneichi Koyama in 1972. From Kagawa Prefecture.

» Japanese Description

誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.103. 日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》. p.47. 香川產. [花]桃色、一重、筒~ラッパ咲き、微香、小輪、2~4月。[葉]長楕円、中形、平坦。[樹]立性。[来歴]象頭山神域の野生ツバキより選抜、金比羅宮の神職の命名、1997年に香川支部が発表。写/地下.文/今雪哲

Flower

Flower Size6-8 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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