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Momoware

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Id:ICR-12961

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1971

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Momoware'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:桃割れ ももわれ

Meaning:Japanese hair style

Description

» English Description

Andoh, 1971, Tsubaki, Meika no Shōkai to Saibai, p.213: Medium sized, light red. Irregular anemone form. Originated in Matsu’e City, Shimane Prefecture, Japan. Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka p.355, colour photo and description: Medium size, light red, anemone form with one row of rounded, outer petals and the centre a tight mass of light pink petaloids. Blooms early to mid-season. Leaves deep green, elliptic to broad-elliptic, apices acute, margins serrate. Selected from cultivars at a private family in Matsu’e City, named and released by Yoshiaki Andoh in 1970. “Momoware” was also an ancient hair style for girls in Japan.

» Japanese Description

保育社 .1974. 《つばき》安藤芳顕著 .213. 淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..354.   誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.264.    日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》. p.96. 島根產. [花]桃色、一重、唐子咲き、中輪、12~2月[葉]長楕円、中形、やや波曲。[樹]横張り性、強い。[来歴]松江市内の民家の栽培種から選抜、1970年に安藤芳顕の命名発表。写/横山、文/井原

Flower

Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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