Camellia (Camellia japonica 'Jean's Unsurpassable') in the Camellias Database

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Data specific to Camellias (Edit)
Flower size: Very Large: 5 inches (13cm) or more across
Blooming period: Midseason: (January 1- March 1)
Bloom Type: semi-double to anemone form
Growth Habit & Rate: upright, spreading, dense and rapid in rate
Originator: G.W. Moughon
Year Originated & Registration date: first bloomed 1967, Reg. #1172-1970
Place of Origination: Birmingham, Alabama, USA

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: pale pink with flecks of darker pink
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Pollinators: Bees

Photo courtesy of Camellia Forest Nursery

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