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Momotarō (Kobuku)

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Id:ICR-12957

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1989

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Momotarō (Kobuku'

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Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.308, colour photo and description: Large size, pale pink fading to white at the centre, semi-double with 9-10 rounded or pointed petals in 2-3 rows and a slender stamen column with white filaments, joined for the lower third and yellow anthers. Blooms mid-season to late. Originated in Kurume, Fuku’oka Prefecture, Japan. A natural seedling of Shunshokō. Named and released by Toshiharu Kobuku in 1965. Orthographic error: ‘Momotaroō’.

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