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Naruto-hi-chō

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Id:ICR-13601

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1989

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Naruto-hi-chō'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:鳴門緋蝶 なるとひちょう

Meaning

Description

» English Description

Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.156, colour photo and description: Small size, red, uneven, wide, campanulate single of 6 rounded overlapping petals and a central stamen column with degenerate anthers like Wabisuke. Leaves dark green, narrow-lanceolate to elliptic, apex long tapering acuminate, margins bluntly serrate. Blooms mid-season. Selected from wild japonicas in Tokushima Prefecture, Japan. Collected and released by Nobuo Sasai in 1983. Resembles Ichiko-wabisuke, Sayo-wabisuke.

» Japanese Description

淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..156.     誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.185.  【花】紅色の一重、細長弁、猪口咲き、 筒しベ、佗芯、極小輪、1〜4月。 【葉】やや長楕円、中形、平坦。【樹】 立性、強い。【来歴】徳島県内の野 生ヤブツバキより選抜。1983年に笹 井延夫の命名•発表。写•文/笹井。

Flower

Flower Size0-6 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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