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Seto-no-tsuki

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Id:ICR-17361

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1963

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Seto-no-tsuki'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:瀬戸の月 せとのつき

Meaning:Seto moon

Description

» English Description

Rothschild, 1963, RHS., The Rhododendron and Camellia Yearbook, No. 17, p. 144. No description. Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, pp.36, 37, colour photo, p.37, description: Small size, white, campanulate single with 6 rounded, overlapping, slightly reflexed petals and a central stamen column with white filaments, with pinched in apex, joined for their lower third, and yellow anthers. Blooms mid-season. Leaves deep green, elliptic, margins serrulate. Selected from wild japonicas in Tabira Town, Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan. Discovered by Jitsuji Urata in 1981, named by Kichinosuke Aburatani.

» Japanese Description

淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..37. 誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.147.  日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》 p.16. 長崎. []白、一重、ラッパ咲き、筒しべ、多花性、小輪、2~4月 []楕円、中形  []枝垂れ性、強い [来歴]平戸市田平町の野生ヤブツバキから選抜、1981年に浦田実二の発見・油谷吉之助の命名。 写/桐野、文/吉岡

Flower

Flower Size6-8 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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