• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full shade to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Slow growing; reaches 10 ft. tall, 4 to 7 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Year -Round Interest
    Blooms:
    Winter through Early Spring
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:kuh-MEE-lee-a
    Plant type:Camellia, Tree, Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth habit:Columnar, Rounded
    Growth rate:Slow
    Average landscape size:Slow growing; reaches 10 ft. tall, 4 to 7 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Dark Green
    Blooms:Winter through Early Spring
    Flower color:Pink
    Companion PlantsAzalea (Azalea); Forsythia (Forsythia); Fern (Athyrium); Lily of the Valley (Pieris); Winter Daphne (Daphne)
  • 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
    Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.