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CAMELLIA 'Ballet Queen'
x williamsii. Large flowered salmon pink paeony or anemone form
- Pests & Diseases - aphids, scale insects, vine weevils, leaf spot.
- Place of Origin - garden origin. New Zealand. Les Jury.
- x williamsii
- Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
- Height - in metres - 2 - 5m (6 - 15ft)
- Spread - in metres - 1 - 3m (3 - 10ft)
- Tall Shrub
- Partial Shade
- Acid Loving
- Fertile moist well-drained soil
- Rounded to broadly columnar
- Rounded to broadly spreading
- Flower Colour - Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - salmon pink.
- Flower Shape - Anemone - Several rows large outer petals with centre intermingled and stamens Paeony - Mass mixed irregular petals, with or without stamens