Provided for consumer information—Monrovia is not currently growing this plant.

  • Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full shade to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Drought tolerant once established.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Slow growing to 10 ft tall and 4 - 7 ft wide.
    Key Feature:
    Year round interest
    Blooms:
    Winter through early spring
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:kuh-MEE-lee-a
    Plant type:Camellia
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth habit:Columnar, Round
    Growth rate:Slow
    Average landscape size:Slow growing to 10 ft tall and 4 - 7 ft wide.
    Foliage color:Dark Green
    Blooms:Winter through early spring
    Flower color:Pink
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
  • Care
    Care Information
    Prefers evenly moist, fertile acidic soil. Foliage and flower buds may suffer from sunscald and wind desiccation in winter, so avoid planting in highly exposed areas.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full shade to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Drought tolerant once established.