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CAMELLIA 'Beatrice Michael'


Available again from NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2020 - These plants are currently unavailable but will be dispatched in November/December
1 year £9.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £8.00 each
Any 5+ £7.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2020
  • Evergreen
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - very pale pink
  • Height - 2-5m (6½-16ft)
  • Spread - 1-3m (3-10ft)
  • Tall Shrub - vigorous, upright shrub.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Partial shade - shelter from cold, dry winds and early morning sun.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - C. japonica x saluensis. Named after the wife of Charles Michael, Head Gardener at Caerhays in the 1940's.
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, scale insects, vine weevil, leaf spot.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. UK. Caerhays Estate, Cornwall.
  • Camellia Types - x williamsii -
  • Flower Shape - Single - Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals - to 7cm (2¾in) across
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving -
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
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2-5m (6½-16ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  1-3m (3-10ft)
 

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