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Photo © 2009 Maurice Horn/Joy Creek Nursery
Small, bell-shaped, red-purple flowers with a white influence. According to Maurice Horn of Joy Creek Nursery, "The English rendering of the Japanese name reflects the ancient pronunciation of the name of a central character in The Tale of Genji."
Although originally attributed to M Chikuma as the raiser it has since emerged that this was K Ozawa and the Chikumas have subsequently confirmed this.
Viorna group Approximate height:
1.0 - 1.5 metres Flowering period(s):
Jun Jul Aug Sep Aspect:
Sun or semi-shade USDA zones:
6 7 8 9 Raised by:
K Ozawa Country of origin:
Japan Date raised:
'Fuji Kahori'; 'Fujikahori'
Flower diameter: 2cm
Tepals: 4; tips rolled back