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CAMELLIA 'Contessa Lavinia Maggi'
Japonica. Large formal double white striped red which often sports
Buy CAMELLIA 'Contessa Lavinia Maggi'
- Pests & Diseases - aphids, scale insects, vine weevils, leaf spot.
- Place of Origin - garden origin. Italy.
- japonica - The best known of all the camellias, Japanese Camellia (Camellia japonica)
- 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 - to 9m (28ft)
- Spread - in metres - to 8m (25ft)
- Tall Shrub - vigorous, spreading shrub. Produces medium sized flowers 8-10cm (3-4in) across.
- Partial Shade
- Acid Loving
- Fertile moist well-drained soil
- Rounded to broadly columnar
- Rounded to broadly spreading
- Flower Colour - Bicolor - white, striped red.
Flower Shape -
Formal Double - Multi rows of petals in a symmetrical shape, no stamen showing
Paeony - Mass mixed irregular petals, with or without stamens
Rootgrow - Large - 360g
(360gram sachet - inc c&p) £12.00
Rootgrow - Medium - 150g
(150gram sachet - inc c&p) £6.00
Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg
(0.9 kg - c&p inc) £6.00
Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg
(2.5 kg - c&p inc) £10.00
Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg
(4.5 kg - c&p inc) £16.00
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