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Momosuzume

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CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1968

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia rusticana 'Momosuzume'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:桃雀 ももすずめ

Meaning:Pink sparrow

Synonym

Waraku  (Peace & Harmony), (C.rusticana), Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.252; ICS. Apr.1990, Japanese Camellia Cultivar List. p.25: Very small size, light pink, irregular, sake cup shaped single. Blooms early to late. Originated in Toyama Prefecture, Japan. Synonym for Momosuzume.

Description

» English Description

Tuyama, 1968, Camellias of Japan, pl.79, p.40, descrip­tion, p. 109: Leaves, small, pale green, broadly-elliptic, thin, 3.8-5.9 cm long x 2.2-3.1 cm wide with short, hairy petioles, 5 mm long. Flower, single, 4-6 petals, lateral margins incurved, pale rose, (Camellia Rose 622/3) with a nuance of yellow at the bottom of the flower. Stamen cluster 1.7 cm high and about 1 cm in diameter, filaments cadmium yellow. Flowers mid-season to late. Originated by Jirokichi Irii, in Yatsuo-chō, Toyama Prefecture, Japan. Released by Minoru Takeuchi in 1965. Synonym: ‘Waraku’. See colour photos: Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.I, 1972, p.56, pl.58, descrip­tion, p.299; Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.150; Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.73.

» Japanese Description

講談社 1975年 《現代椿集》 P.299. 文化出版局. 1975. 《現代椿名鑑》. P.227. 淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..72    誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.263. 日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》. p.54. 富山產. [花]極淡桃色~淡桃色、一重、猪口咲き、筒しベ、極小輪、12~4月。[葉]長楕円、小形、波曲。[樹]矮性、叢生。[来歴]富山市八尾町下笹原の民家の栽培種、1965年に竹内実の発表、旧名:和楽。写/桐野、文/竹内

Flower

Flower Size0-6 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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