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Camellia japonica 'Fred Sander'

Fred Sander Camellia

Camellia

Comments

Lustrous evergreen foliage cover this upright shrub; masses of lovely red flowers with frilly edges and occasional streaks of white; blooms in late winter; provide rich, acidic, moist, well-drained soil

Description

Lustrous evergreen foliage cover this upright shrub; masses of lovely red flowers with frilly edges and occasional streaks of white; blooms in late winter; provide rich, acidic, moist, well-drained soil

Landscape Attributes

Fred Sander 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.

Fred Sander Camellia is recommended for the following landscape applications;

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

Planting & Growing

Fred Sander Camellia will grow to be about 10 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 7 feet. It has a low canopy with a typical clearance of 1 foot 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:

6b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

10 feet

7 feet

acidic

rich

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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