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CAMELLIA 'Caerhays'


1 year £9.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £8.00 each
Any 5+ £7.00 each

  • Evergreen
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - purplish pink.
  • Height - 2-5m (6½-16ft)
  • Spread - 1-3m (3-10ft)
  • Tall Shrub - free-flowering, arching shrub. Produces large flowers 10-13cm (4-5in) across.
  • 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)
  • Partial shade - shelter from cold, dry winds and early morning sun.
  • Additional Features - Burncoose speciality - See Burncoose Speciality group for more details
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, scale insects, vine weevils, leaf spot.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. UK. Caerhays Estate, Cornwall. Introduction from Burncoose.
  • Burncoose specialities - Caerhays bred plants
  • Camellia Types - x williamsii
  • Flower Shape - Semi-double - Two rows of petals with conspicuous stamens
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus- rich.
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly columnar
  • Rounded to broadly spreading
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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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