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CAMELLIA 'Winter's Dream'


 

Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
2 year £18.50 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £15.00 each
Any 5+ £13.00 each


Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
3 year £21.00 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £18.00 each
Any 5+ £16.00 each

  • Evergreen - leathery, dark green, glossy, elliptic to lance-shaped leaves 8cm (3in) long by 3cm (1in) wide
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - medium pink
  • Height - 3m (10ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Tall Shrub - vigorous, upright shrub
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - C. hiemalis 'Pink Puff' x C. oleifera
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, scale insects, vine weevils, leaf spot
  • Place of origin - garden origin. 1987. USA. William Ackerman, Maryland
  • Burncoose Specialities - Camellias -
  • Core Plants - Camellia -
  • Flower Shape - Semi-double - Two rows of petals with conspicuous stamens - 8-10cm (3-4in) across with 15 petals
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Leaf margin - Serrulate - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Elliptic - see photos above
  • 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 - Autumn -
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving -
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil
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Camellia - A guide to sizing and pricing
Camellia - Care Guide
Camellia - Hybridisation
Camellia sasanqua - Care Guide & Videos
Camellias - Background info Videos.
Cold weather damage to evergreen plants
Planting to avoid allergic reactions and asthma
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 1) Collecting Seeds
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 2) Storing Seeds
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 3) Planting Seeds
3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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