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The Camellia can be expected to grow
in the zones listed. More information can be found on the arborday.org
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The Camellia falls into the following type(s): Evergreen Shrub
The Camellia grows to be 6' to 10' feet in height.
The Camellia has a spread of about 6' to 10' at full maturity.
This tree grows at a Slow growth rate.
The Camellia does well in Full, Partial Shade exposure(s).
The Camellia grows in Acidic, Loamy, Moist, Rich, Sandy, Silty Loam, Well Drained soils.
The Camellia has a(n) Oval shape.
A cherished plant in southern gardens producing uncommonly lovely fall blooms. Densely branched, evergreen, pyramidal to oval-rounded outline. Grows to 6'-10' tall and wide.
Squirrels and birds feast upon camellia seeds. Deer eat both young and mature camellias, but rabbits concentrate their nibbling on the young, tender plants.
Lustrous dark green leaves considerably smaller than those of Japanese Camellia.
Beautiful deep pink 2-3" blooms with 6-8 petals.
The Camellia is a unique fall blooming shrub. The evergreen has dark green glossy leaves and dense branching that produce lovely deep pink blooms in the fall for southern gardens. Grows to 6'-10' tall and wide. (Zones 7-9)
Each tree is guaranteed to grow, or we'll replace it at one half the original price, plus shipping and handling.
Our trees are delivered with natural bare roots which have been dipped in hydrating gel prior to shipment to keep the roots moist and healthy. As their abundant, fibrous roots aren't confined by a container, bare-root trees get off to a more vigorous start compared to containerized roots which typically need more time to adjust to transplanting. Bare-root trees typically surpass the size of larger containerized trees in only a few years.
Natural Root and Containerized Trees
Natural root (also called bare root) trees are shipped without soil around their roots. They are shipped when dormant in the spring and fall seasons. We dip the roots in a hydrating gel to keep them moist during shipping.
There are a number of advantages to natural root trees:
The Urban Horticulture Institute at Cornell University has an interesting article about the benefits of planting natural root trees. Look for the PDF entitled Creating the Urban Forest: The Bare Root Method
Potted (also called containerized) trees come in 4" containers.
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