Northern Exposure Camellia
Camellia sasanqua 'Northern Exposure'
Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||kuh-MEE-lee-uh suh-SAN-kwuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 4 to 10 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Fall through Winter|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Espalier, Green Wall, Hedge, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Improved Disease Resistance, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Shade Loving, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Lily of the Valley (Pieris); Forsythia (Forsythia); Fern (Athyrium); Azalea (Azalea); Winter Daphne (Daphne)|
Prefers moist, well-drained, acidic soil. A thick layer of organic mulch is a good practice to protect the roots. Regular irrigation when dry. Prune lightly after flowering and before growth starts in the spring. Does not recover well from harsh pruning.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-8