Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Yuri (Toshiaki Kosaki)'
» English Description
Yokohama & Kirino, 1989, Nihon no Chinka, p.176, colour photo and description: Small size, deep red single with 5 long pointed petals of irregular length in a lily-like form and a central stamen cylinder with yellow anthers. Leaves deep green, ovate, apices blunt acute, slightly twisted and reflexed. Blooms early to mid-season. Parentage unknown, originated and released by Toshiaki Kosaki, Chūbu area, Japan in 1985. Note the different characters to the Chinka Zufu Yuri.