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Year Published/Registered1979

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

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Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Tsuki-no-wa'

Chinese Name:月之轮

Japanese Name:月の輪 つきのわ

Meaning:Halo around Moon


月之轮  新竹市茶花产销班目录,2006, p.42, No.510.

Robert Lasson  A. Stervinou, Catalogue 2008, p.11; Medium size semi-double, dark red mottled with white. Central column of stamens with gold anthers. Discovered in Japan and introduced to France by R. Lasson, and renamed it as 'Robert Lasson'. Pascal Vieu from France was the first to discover they are actually the same cultivar. Synonym for 'Tsuki-no-wa'.


» English Description

Seibundō Shinkōsha, 1979 Senchinshū, p.232: Clear white, large, star shaped blotches on a deep red ground. A large, single, cup-shaped blossom of 5 large, rounded, reflexed petals, with a cylindrical stamen column. Blooms mid-season. Yokoyama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.246, colour photo. Leaves long oval, medium size, flat, apex acuminate, even, dark green. Plant habit erect and vigorous. Originated in Kurume City, Fuku’oka Prefecture, Japan. A chance seedling, named and released by Katsumi Miyahara in 1975.

» Chinese Description

月之輪,つきのわ,'Tsuki-no-wa'C. japonica),陈丽惠2013年《山茶花谱台湾情》第161页,【花】:鮮红有白斑、單瓣、中~大輪、中~晩生。【葉】長橢圓、中型。立性、強健。 園藝品種自然實生,1975年宮原勝美命名發表。

朱國棟、蔡燦玉,2011. 《台灣茶花族譜》,p.270. Tsuki-no-wa 月の轮(Halo around Moon)。(C.japonica)红山茶。1975,日本久留米,宫原胜美命名发表。然实生种。单瓣、杯形、鲜红色白斑、筒蕊、中〜大轮、花期13月,树性直立、长势强。Tsuki-no-wa (月之轮)一新竹市茶花产销班目录,2006, p.42, No.510.

» Japanese Description

淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..  246.  誠文堂新光社.1998.《日本ツバキ.サザンカ名鑑》.p.169.  日本ツバキ協会. 2010. 《最新日本ツバキ図鑑》. p.141. 福岡產. [花]濃紅色に白斑が入る、一重、椀咲き、筒しベ、中~大輪、2~4月。[葉]長楕円、中形、平坦。[樹]立性、強い。[来歴]園芸品種の自然実生、1975年宮原勝美の命名.発表。写/佐藤、文/久冨


Flower Size8-13 cm

Blooming Season2-4 Month Japan