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Year Published/Registered1968

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Shikainami-Nagoya'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:名古屋四海波 しかいなみなごや



Chūbu-shikainami Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol. I, 1972, p.145, pl.328, description, p.339: A semi-double to open, incomplete double peony form, with 2-3 rows of large, imbricated outer petals, 10 in number, and some small, erect centre petals breaking up the stamen cluster. Bloom is 10 cm across, very pale pink to white, colour deepening in the throat and venation, some streaks of crimson. Filaments milk white. Blooms mid-season. Leaves, wide-elliptic, thick, lustrous green, sometimes showing yellow variegation. Plant habit side spreading and vigorous. See Yokoyama & Kirino. 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.372, colour photo. Synonym for Shikainami-Nagoya by Tuyama, 1968, Camellia of Japan, p.187, pl.368. Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.66 & p.219, ‘Shikainami-Chū’, resembles Shikainami but the flower is larger and the plant more vigorous. Satō, 1975, Chūbu no Tsubaki, p.73 erroneously lists this cultivar as ‘Shikainami’. Sport: Shikainamibeni. Originated in Chūbu District, Japan.

Shikainami (Chūbu Fukurin) Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, p.66. Synonym for Shikainami-Nagoya

Shikainami (Chūbu) Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979, Senchinshū, pp.66, 219. Synonym for Shikainami­Nagoya.

Shikainami (Owari) Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1976, Garden Life, Apr., p.40. Synonym for Shikainami­Nagoya.


» English Description

Tuyama, 1968, Camellias in Japan, pl.368, p.187, description, p.199: Leaves ovate-elliptic to broad-elliptic, apex long acuminate, margins coarsely serrate. Leaves bigger and thicker than Shikainami. Flowers double, white to pink (Rose madder 23/2), striped deep red (Cardinal red 822/3), with deep pink veining. Late flowering. Sometimes white with deep pink. Satō, 1975, Chūbu to Tsubaki, p.73 erroneously lists this as ‘Shikainami’. Synonyms: ‘Chūbu-shikainami’, ‘Shikainami’(Owari), ‘Shikainami’(Chūbu), ‘Shikainami’(Chūbu Fukurin). Sport: Shikainamibeni. Originated in Nagoya, Japan.

» Japanese Description

  文化出版局. 1975. 《現代椿名鑑》. P.166.  淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》.p372.    日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》.  p.210. 愛知產. [花]白地に紅色の大小の縦絞り、紅色や桃色地の白覆輪などに咲き分ける、八重~牡丹咲き、大輪、3~5月。[葉]広楕円、中形。[樹]立性、強い。[来歴]幡豆郡吉良町の華蔵寺に,古木がある。写.文/佐藤


Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season Japan