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 Time: Late winter or early spring
Pollinators: Bees

Common names
  • Camellia

Photo Gallery

Date: c. 1814
illustration by Sydenham Edwards from 'Curtis's Botanical Magazin

Date: c. 1819
illustration of Camellias 'Anemoniflora' [left] and 'Middlemist's

Date: c. 1831
illustration from Chandler & Booth's 'Illustrations and descripti

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