The Q&A Archives: Camellias

Question: Is there a camellia that blooms in late spring or summer? If so what is its name?

Answer: There are a number of Camellia japonica varieties that produce mid-season to late blooms (April to May ):
?Betty Sheffield Supreme?- Late; large; red.
?Daikagura?- Early-late; large; rose-red.
?Debutante?- Early-midseason; medium-large, pink.
?Desire? - Midseason; medium large; pale pink.
?Kramer?s Supreme?- Midseason; very large; red.
?Kumasaka?- Midseason-late; medium-large; pink.
?Lady Clare?- Midseason-late; large; dark pink; above-average cold hardiness.
?Magnoliaeflora?- Midseason; medium; pale-pink.
?Mathotiana?- Midseason-late; very large; crimson.
?Guilio Nuccio?- Midseason; very large; rose.
?Nuccio?s Gem?- Midseason; medium-large, white.
?R.L. Wheeler?- Late; large; red.
?Rev. John G. Drayton?- Late; semi-double; carmine-rose.

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