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Shōdo-koku

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Id:ICR-17897

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1972

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Shōdo-koku'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:小豆黒 しょうどこく

Meaning:Dark red of Shōdo island

Description

» English Description

Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.I, 1972, p.366: Small, purple red, single, opening narrow campanulate, 5-7 petals, outer densely tomentose on reverse. Stamens in central cyclinder. Leaves small size, medium green, long-elliptic, apex acuminate, margins serrate, waved, thick. New growth black-red. Selected from a wild japonica community on Shōdo Island, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan. Named and released by Hasechika Imoto in 1972. See: Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.221.

» Japanese Description

講談社 1975年 《現代椿集》 P.366.  誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.129. 日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》. p.92. 香川產. [花]暗紅色,一重、筒~ラッパ咲き、筒しベ、肉厚、小輪、2~4月。[葉] 長楕円、小形、やや波曲。[樹]立性、弱い。[来歴]小豆島の野生ヤプツバキ群中より選抜、1972年に井元長谷親の命名.発表。写.文/今雪哲

Flower

Flower Size6-8 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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