Morning Glow Camellia
Camellia japonica 'Morning Glow'
Filtered 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||Moderate growing 6 to 8 ft. tall and wide|
|Bloom Time||Late Winter to Early Spring|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Container, Espalier, Hedge, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Cypress (Chamaecyparis); Rhododendron (Rhododendron); Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum); Magnolia (Magnolia); Cedar (Cedrus)|
Provide organically rich, well-drained, acidic soil. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Feed with an acid fertilizer after flowering.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-9