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CAMELLIA 'Blood of China'


Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
1 year £9.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £8.00 each
Any 5+ £7.00 each

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

  • Evergreen
  • Red - vivid salmon-red with a bunch of short yellow stamens when fully open
  • Height - to 9m (30ft)
  • Spread - to 8m (26ft)
  • Tall Shrub - grows to a roundish shape
  • 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
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - aphids, scale insects, vine weevils, leaf spot.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. USA. Stoutz garden, Mobile, Alabama.
  • Camellia Types - japonica - The best known of all the camellias, Japanese Camellia (Camellia japonica)
  • Flower Shape - Paeony - Mass mixed irregular petals, with or without stamens - 10-13cm (4-5in) across
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • 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 - Spring -
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving -
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly columnar -
  • Rounded to broadly spreading
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Camellia - A guide to sizing and pricing
Camellia - Care Guide
Camellia - Hybridisation
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
to 9m (30ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  to 8m (26ft)
 

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