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'Kasumi no kimi'
Photo © 2008 Mikiyoshi Chikuma
Small, nodding or drooping, urn-shaped flowers. Outside, pale purple-white with dense creamy white down and prominent veins; inside has a broad green bar and purple-pink tips. Pale yellow anthers and creamy white filaments. Fruit-heads persistent. "Kasumi" means "haze", "kimi" is an honorary title in old-style Japanese.
?Viorna group Approximate height:
1.0 - 1.5 metres Flowering period(s):
Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Pruning:
Hard prune (Group 3) Raised by:
Kazushige Ozawa Country of origin:
Japan Date raised:
fs1999 ni2008 Parentage:
Flower diameter: 2.5cm
Tepals: 4; thick and fleshy, long-pointed, tips strongly recurved, touching at base
Leaves: pinnate, entire