Camellia Chek #5 RARE
Camellia chekiangoleosa x japonica NEED NAME #5 has brilliant chinese red, single flowers with dark green leaves. Camellia chekiangoleosa x japonica NEED NAME has large, brilliantly colored flowers that are visible from a great distance. Camellia chekiangoleosa x japonica NEED NAME #5 has flower buds that resemble the Camellia chekiangoleosa parent and are brown/browning green and ARE NOT dead. Many people seeing the brown buds are tempted to pull them off. Growth habit is strongly upright and would make a nice, single stemmed small landscape tree with pruning. Truly a stunning, RARE new cultivar! Camellia chekiangoleosa x japonica NEED NAME #5 is great as a specimen or can be used in mass plantings in shade to part shade.
- HARDINESS: zones (6?)7-9
- EXPOSURE: shade, part shade, sun (might burn foliage)
- SIZE: likely 15'+ tall x 8' wide
- FLOWER: brilliant chinese red
- FORM: single
- SHIPPING SIZE: 1/2 gallon pot, 10-12" plant. See last photo for example.