Marge Miller Camellia
Camellia sasanqua 'Marge Miller'
Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
|Botanical Pronunciation||kuh-MEE-lee-uh suh-SAN-kwuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 1 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide; to 4 ft. tall when staked into upright form.|
|Bloom Time||Fall through Winter|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Espalier, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun|
|Soil Needs||Azalea & Camellia Food|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.|
|Key Feature||Naturally Spreading Form|
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