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Sasanqua Camellia

Sasanqua Camellia Camellia sasanqua


  • Camellia - Camellia sasanqua

Average Shipping Height: 6" - 1'
Item #1065
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Overview

The Sasanqua Camellia grows in zones 7-9.
This lovely evergreen brings an extra punch of color to southern gardens in the autumn, with beautiful deep pink flowers standing out from the typical reds, oranges and yellows of the season. While it doesn’t grow in many parts of the U.S., it is cherished by gardeners and landscapers living in Hardiness Zones 7–9.

  • Produces deep pink blooms measuring 2"–3" in the fall
  • Is an evergreen shrub
  • Features glossy, dark green leaves
  • Makes a good hedge, screen, or ornamental shrub
  • Will be delivered at a height of 6"–1'




Your Shrub’s Personality

Mature Height

6'–10'

Mature Spread

6'–10'

Growth Rate

Slow

Shape

Oval

Sun Preference

Full Sun, Partial Shade,

Soil Preference

Acidic, Loamy, Moist, Rich, Sandy, Well-drained,

Wildlife Value

Squirrels and birds eat camellia seeds. Deer browse both young and mature camellias, but rabbits concentrate their nibbling on the young, tender plants.

History/Lore

The Sasanqua camellia was introduced in 1811.

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