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Yayoi

Last Updated:2022/1/17 15:01:54 By:Sueo Takano
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Id:ICR-21270

CountryJapan

Year Published/Registered1968

Cultivar Type:For Ornamental

AGM Type

Scientific Name:Camellia japonica 'Yayoi'

Chinese Name

Japanese Name:弥生 やよい

Meaning

Description

» English Description

Tuyama, 1968, Camellias of Japan, pl.85, p.43, description, p.11: Leaves ovate to ovate-elliptic, apex shortly acuminate, margins crenate- serrulate, venation impressed, 5.5-7.6 cm long x 2.3-4.4 cm wide. Flowers single, not widely opened, petals 4-6, pale pink; stamen cylinder slender, filaments pale creamy. Blooms late. Originally located growing wild in Kiso-dani, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan.

» Japanese Description

淡交社.1989. 《日本の椿花》..261  久留米. []白地に濃淡のある紅色の縦~小絞りが入る一重、長めの筒~ラッパ咲き、中輪、1~4月。蕾はやや丸みを帯びており、ふくよかな感じを与える。そのため、絞りが多く出る花にありがちな嫌味を和らげてくれる。[]平坦で整った濃緑色の葉。[]   。  [来歴]品種名は花の最盛期が3月にあるため。  文/久富・写真/神園


Flower

Flower Size8-10 cm

Blooming Season Japan

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