April Blush Camellia
Camellia japonica 'April Blush'
Filtered sun, Full shade, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
|Botanical Pronunciation||kuh-MEE-lee-uh juh-PON-ih-kuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; reaches 10 ft. tall, 4 to 7 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Winter through Early Spring|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage|
|Growth Habit||Columnar, Rounded|
|Landscape Use||Espalier, Hedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full shade, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Shade Loving, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest, Pet Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.|
|Key Feature||Year -Round Interest|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7 - 9