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Due to very high order volumes, there is an order limiting system in place at present. Please be aware that courier deliveries can be delayed, due to high volumes. The nursery and gardens are open 10.00 to 16.00 everyday, all are welcome.
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CAMELLIA 'Hugh Evans'


Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
1 year £9.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £8.00 each
Any 5+ £7.00 each

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2021

 

  • Evergreen
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - deep rose pink.
  • Height - 2.5-4m (8-13ft)
  • Spread - 1.5-2m (5-6½ft)
  • Tall Shrub - upright, spreading shrub. Produces small flowers
  • 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)
  • Full shade
  • Full sun - will tolerate full sun once established. Keep roots cool and moist.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - aphids, scale insects, vine weevils, leaf spot.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. USA. Coolidge Rare Plant Garden. Pasadena, California.
  • Burncoose Specialities - Camellias -
  • Camellia Types - sasanqua - Camellia sasanqua (Christmas Camellia) is a species of Camellia
  • Flower Shape - Single - Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals - 6-8cm (2½-3in) across
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Leaf margin - Serrulate - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Elliptic - see photos above
  • Oblong
  • 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
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving -
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Neutral to acid 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
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
2.5-4m (8-13ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  1.5-2m (5-6½ft)
 

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