Plant Catalog - CAMELLIA JAPONICA MATHOTIANA SUPREME
CAMELLIA JAPONICA MATHOTIANA SUPREME
Camellia japonica 'Mathotiana Supreme'
Mathotiana Supreme Camellia
An understory evergreen shrub with a vigorous, upright growth habit. Flowers are very large, double, and formal or rose-form. Petals are deep crimson. Blooms from January to May in California. Leaves are glossy, dark green, and have finely serrated edges. Can tolerate full shade. Needs acidic soil, pH 5.1 - 6.0.
USDA zones: 7 - 9
Sunset zones: 4 - 9, 12, 14 - 24, H1
Mature size: 6 - 12 feet high and wide
Light needs: filtered shade
Water needs: moderate to regular water