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Matsushima Believed Extinct

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-12219

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1695

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Matsushima'

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Itō, Ihei, 1695, Kadan Chikinshō; Itō, Jukyū, 1739, Honzō Hanamki’e; Shirai-Bunko, 1812, Tsubaki Nayosechō; Yashiro, 1841, Kokon Yōrankō, Single, small red flower, with white spots in all directions, like a cluster of clouds. Originated in Japan. A place name. One of the three famous scenic points of Japan.(Believed extinct.)

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