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Matsushima (Kasuya)

Last Updated:2019/4/10 9:11:17 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-12221

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1859

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Matsushima (Kasuya)'

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Kasuya, Kamegorō, 1859, Tsubaki Irohanayose Irotsuki: White single, with red spots, large size, occasionally deformed; stamens widely spread like a bamboo whisk. Note: This is similar to the existing Matsushima but it is not certain that they are the same, as the modern one is said to be recently produced in Itabashi-ku, Tokyo. A place name. One of the three famous scenic points of Japan.
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