Plant Catalog - CAMELLIA JAPONICA MRS. CHARLES COBB
CAMELLIA JAPONICA MRS. CHARLES COBB
Camellia japonica 'Mrs. Charles Cobb'
Mrs. Charles Cobb Camellia
An understory evergreen shrub with a slowly spreading growth habit. Flowers are large, semi-double, and peony form. Petals are rich red. Stamens are bright golden yellow. 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