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Shirotae (1789) Believed Extinct

Last Updated:2021/2/20 14:08:13 By:wangzhonglang
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Id:ICR-17815

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1789

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Shirotae (1789)'

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Shirai-Bunko, 1789, Shoshiki Hanagatachō; Iwasaki, 1828, Honzō Zufu: Pure white, very large size, formal double. Originated in Japan. See: Kyōto Engei Kurabu, 1964, Tsubaki Tokushū, No.5, p.78; JCS., 1981, Tsubaki, No.20, p.123. (Believed extinct.)
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