Camellia (Camellia japonica 'La Peppermint') in the Camellias Database

Common names:
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Give a thumbs up Japanese Camellia

Data specific to Camellias (Edit)
Flower size: Medium: 3-4 inches (8-10 cm)
Blooming period: Early season: (before January 1)
Bloom Type: rose form double
Growth Habit & Rate: Relatively slow growth, upright and quite dense.
Originator: Rubel
Year Originated & Registration date: 1934

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: red stripes on a white background
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Pollinators: Bees

Photo courtesy of Camellia Forest Nursery

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Beautiful! by mollymistsmith Feb 28, 2017 9:50 AM 4
Looking for edible perennials by medaroberts Aug 16, 2018 8:06 AM 7
lots of seed to trade or sase by rockskipper May 30, 2015 3:40 PM 15

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