Christmas Carol™ Camellia

Camellia sasanqua ‘Green J-039’ Home » The Collection » Christmas Carol™ This cross of Camellia japonica with sasanqua brings you the best of two worlds -- the semi-weeping habit pleases those who find japonicas too stiff and stodgy in the landscape. Red, bell-shaped flowers with white edges bloom autumn through Christmas.
Christmas Carol™ Camellia
Feature Red bell-shaped flowers with white margins autumn through Christmas
USDA Zones Hardy to 0°F to 10°F USDA zones 7–9
Sunset Zones 4–9,12,14–24
Special Features Attracts Pollinators, Fall Blooming
Landscape Use Accent, Coastal, Container, Hedge, Mass planting, Privacy Planting, Woodland Garden
Exposure Full sun to part shade
Flowering Season Fall
Dimensions 5–7' high x 3–5' wide
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Type Evergreen
Water Needs Medium Water Once Established
Soil Well-drained garden soil w/ rich organic matter
Fertilizer Fertilize yearly in spring
Pruning No pruning needed

Planting Instructions

water before planting

plant in full sun to part shade

dig hole 2X the width of pot

backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level

water and add more soil if needed

mulch plants

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