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  • Evergreen
    Bright green, crinkled, holly-like leaves.
  • Bicolor
    White streaked rose and red. Variable
  • Height
    To 9m (30ft)
  • Spread
    To 8m (26ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Produces medium flowers 8-10cm (3-4in) across.
  • 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

CAMELLIA 'Tricolor'

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - 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 2022
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
2 year £19.50 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £16.00 each
Any 5+ £14.00 each
  • Additional Features
    Burncoose speciality
    See Burncoose Speciality group for more details
    Good to know
    Breeds almost true from seed.
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, scale insects, vine weevils, leaf spot.
    Place of origin
    Japan.
  • Burncoose Specialities
    Camellias
  • Camellia Types
    Japonica
    The best known of all the camellias, Japanese Camellia (Camellia japonica)
  • Core Plants
    Camellia
  • Flower Shape
    Semi-double
    Two rows of petals with conspicuous stamens
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Dentate
    (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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