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Year Published/Registered1933

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Tamadare'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:玉垂 たまだれ

Meaning:Pendant gems


Gyokusui  Different reading for Tamadare.

Tamadare (2)  Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue. Synonym for Minagawa’s Tamadare.

Tamadare (l)  Fendig, 1953, American Camellia Catalogue. Synonym for Itō’s Tamadare.

Tamadare-tsubaki  Itō, Ihei, 1710, Zōho Chikinshō, vol.2. Synonym for Tamadare.


» English Description

Minagawa, 1933, Chinkashū; Tuyama, 1968, Camellias of Japan, pl.386, p.196, description, p.204: Leaves oblong to oblong-elliptic, apex cuspidately cre­nate, lateral veins slightly elevated, petioles glabrous. Flowers semi-double, widely cup­-shaped, sometimes a mass of folded petaloids in the centre; colour pink, occasionally striped with rosy red. Petals deciduous. Flowers mid-season to late. Originated in Saitama Prefecture, Japan by Minagawa, Jisuke. For colour pls. & descriptions see: Tuyama, 1966, Camellia Cultivars of Japan, pl.181 & p.316; Encyclopedia of Camellias in Colour, vol.I, 1972, pl.320 & p.338; Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1980 Senchinshū, pp.90, 228. Resembles Naniwagata. Different to the old Itō vari­ety. Synonym: ‘Tamadare (2)’. Different reading: ‘Gyokusui’.

» Japanese Description

  講談社 1975年 《現代椿集》 P.337  保育社 .1974. 《つばき》安藤芳顕著 p.211. 文化出版局. 1975. 《現代椿名鑑》. P.161.  淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..347.    ガーデンラィフ編集部. 1980. 《原色日本の椿写真集千椿集》. 誠文堂新光社. 写/p.90、文/p.228. 誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.160.  日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》.  p.196. 埼玉產. [花]淡桃色地に紅色の縦絞りが入る、八重、抱え咲き、筒しべ、ときには旗弁も出る、中~大輪、4~5月。[葉]楕円、中形。[樹]横張り性、弱い。[来歴]占くより名はあるが、現在の品種は1933年の皆川「椿花集」に記載の新花。写/桐野、文/編集委員会


Flower Size10-13 cm

Blooming Season Japan