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'Dr. King' Camellia

Camellia japonica 'Dr. King'

A light red semi-double flowered Camellia with dark green foliage.

The centre of the red flower is yellow, giving a great contrast and adding some early spring colour to your garden.

The camellia looks beautiful in a mixed border or woodland but does not enjoy strong winds or early morning sunlight.

Native to:
East Asia
Eventual height:
3 m
Eventual width:
2 m
Hardiness:
Full hardy
Sun:
Full-partial sun
Soil:
Well drained, moist, humus rich acid to neutral soil.
Flower:
Red semi-double
Leaf:
Dark green
Flowering period:
February to May

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Maintenance

Low maintenance. Prune after flowering to shape and protect from strong winds. If grown in a container do not feed after August or the plant will be damaged.

Further information

A 1L 'Dr. King' will have an approximate height and spread of 0.2m x 0.2m.

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