GORDONIA

Tender, evergreen trees and shrubs with camellia-like flowers

Related to Franklinia, Stewartia and Camellia.

Genus of about 70 species of trees and shrubs, occurring in moist forest in southeastern Asia, with one species in southeastern USA.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Large shrub or tree in native location
  • Will grow outside in milder locations
    This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here.
  • Additional Features
    Place of origin
    Southeastern Asia. One species in southeastern USA.
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
Gordonia axillaris - Growing Guide

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GORDONIA axillaris

GORDONIA axillaris

(Polyspora axillaris) - tenderish except in milder counties. This dense growing shrub with dark green leaves produces large saucer-shaped white flowers which could be mistaken for a camellia

 
£20.00 each 
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Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.

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