Camellia (Camellia japonica 'Ice Follies') in the Camellias Database

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Data specific to Camellias (Edit)
Flower size: Large: 4-5 inches (10-13 cm)
Blooming period: Late season: (later than March 1)
Bloom Type: semi-double
Growth Habit & Rate: Upright, dense and medium in rate
Originator: Dr. William L. Ackerman
Year Originated & Registration date: 1984
Place of Origination: Ashton, Md., USA
Parentage: C.x williamsii 'November Pink' x C. oleifera

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 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Pollinators: Bees

Photo courtesy of Camellia Forest Nursery

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