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Maizuru (Higo)

Last Updated:2022/9/20 10:11:14 By:Sueo Takano
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Id:ICR-11530

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1912

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia 'Maizuru (Higo)'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:舞鶴(肥後) まいずる(ひご)

Meaning:Dancing crane (Higo)

Description

» English Description

Taniguchi, 1912, Chinka Kyōkan: Greenish white, very large. Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.142, colour photo, p.248, description: Large size, white, single of 6 petals and a spreading burst of about 120 stamens with light yellow anthers. Origi­nated in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan. Synonym: ‘Higo-maizuru’, ‘Maizuru-Higo’. Note: “Maizuru” is also the name of a Japanese city.

» Japanese Description

講談社 1975年 《現代椿集》 P.368.  保育社 .1974《つばき》安藤芳顕著 p.213. 誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.323. 【花】初めわずかに赤味をおび、後に青白色の一重、平開咲 き、花糸白色、梅芯、大輪、3〜4月。【葉】楕円、中形。【樹】 横張り性。【来歴】1912年(明45)の肥後銘鑑にはすでに 名花の一つとして記載がある。文/大藪。

Flower

Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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