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Marge Miller Camellia

Camellia sasanqua 'Marge Miller'

Pronunciation: kuh-MEE-lee-uh suh-SAN-kwuh
SKU #01500
7-10

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OVERVIEW
Description This Australian introduction is the first prostrate camellia in the world, a natural for groundcover, or spilling over walls and out of hanging baskets, and often trained trained into cascading upright forms. Full, soft pink early season blooms are backed by glossy deep green foliage. Evergreen.
Light Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun
Watering Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Fall through Winter
Mature Size Reaches 1 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide; to 4 ft. tall when staked into upright form.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Easy Care, Waterwise, Non-toxic to Cats and Dogs
Growth Rate Moderate
Growth Habit Spreading
Flower Attributes Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Container, Espalier, Ground Cover
Flower Color Pink
Foliage Color Dark Green
CARE
Care Provide well-drained soil, rich in organic matter. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates dry spells. Prune to shape and apply an acid fertilizer after flowering.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-10

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