Camellia (Camellia japonica 'Charlie Bettes') in the Camellias Database

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Data specific to Camellias (Edit)
Flower size: Large: 4-5 inches (10-13 cm)
Blooming period: Early season: (before January 1)
Bloom Type: semi-double
Growth Habit & Rate: compact, vigorous
Originator: Charles Bettes
Year Originated & Registration date: first bloomed 1957; ACS registration # 459 - 1960
Place of Origination: Jacksonville, Florida

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: White
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Pollinators: Bees


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