Camellia (Camellia oleifera 'Yuletide') in the Camellias Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Camellia
Give a thumbs up Sasanqua Camellia
Give a thumbs up Autumn Camellia

Botanical names:
Camellia oleifera Accepted
Camellia sasanqua Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Plant Height: 8 to 10 feet
Plant Spread: 6 to 8 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Fall
Late fall or early winter
Winter
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Espalier
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Bees
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Child plants: one child plant

Image

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Need a very upright upright,dense,somewhat columnar red Camellia Japonica by LarainZone10 Sep 2, 2020 11:48 AM 2
Floral Alphabet Soup; the Letter C! by KatEnns Dec 31, 2017 10:11 PM 53
Camellias by gagirl30161 Sep 28, 2016 3:01 PM 6
tall plant/shrub for part shade by blueeyes Mar 26, 2016 7:37 AM 6
Show me some signs of SPRING! by tveguy3 May 3, 2015 7:41 AM 999
Camellia, recognize this one? by piksihk Dec 21, 2014 3:52 PM 4
Camellia sasanqua; Echeveria agavoides; Begonia; Hellebore;Melianthus major by tarev Jan 5, 2012 12:09 PM 12
Id by wren Nov 25, 2011 4:10 PM 4

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Camellias Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Camellias (Camellia)

« The Camellias Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by zuzu and is called "Nemophila maculata"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.