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Camellia japonica 'Finlandia Blush'

Finlandia Blush Camellia

Camellia

Comments

Elegant, semi-double white flowers with a pale pink blush and fluted petals cover this upright shrub in late winter; lustrous, oval, evergreen leaves persist all year; provide rich, acidic, moist, well-drained soil

Description

Elegant, semi-double white flowers with a pale pink blush and fluted petals cover this upright shrub in late winter; lustrous, oval, evergreen leaves persist all year; provide rich, acidic, moist, well-drained soil

Landscape Attributes

Finlandia Blush Camellia is a multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Finlandia Blush Camellia is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Mass Planting;Hedges/Screening;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Finlandia Blush Camellia will grow to be about 12 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 12 feet. It has a low canopy with a typical clearance of 2 feet from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 40 years or more.

Light Requirement:

shade

partial shade

Moisture:

moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

7a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

12 feet

12 feet

acidic

rich

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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