Camellia (Camellia oleifera 'Irihi-no-umi') in the Camellias Database

Botanical names:
Camellia oleifera Accepted
Camellia sasanqua Synonym

Data specific to Camellias (Edit)
Flower size: Medium: 3-4 inches (8-10 cm)
Bloom Type: single to semi-double
Place of Origination: Originated in Japan

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)
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Deep pink
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Pollinators: Bees

Photo courtesy of Camellia Forest Nursery

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