Flower Database

Camellia 'Sado-wabisuke'

Basic information
Flower Name
Camellia 'Sado-wabisuke'
Formal Name
Camellia japonica 'sado-wabisuke'
Alias
佐渡侘助
Habitat
Japan
Morph
a small evergreen tree
Comment
Camellia 'Sado-wabisuke' (scientific name: Camellia japonica 'Sado-wabisuke') is a small evergreen tree in the camellia familyTheaceae native to Japan. It is a variety of wabisuke that arose from a wild camellia on Sadogashima Island (Niigata Prefecture) by branch replacement. It is also called "Shonagon". It blooms in February or March.
Detailed information
Order
Ericales
Family
Theaceae
Genus
Camellia
Species
C. japonica 'Sado-wabisuke'
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Rosa
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden park
Color
Pink
Season
Feb Mar
Height
300  ~ 600  [cm]
Diameter
1.5  ~ 3