Plant Catalog - CAMELLIA JAPONICA PURITY
CAMELLIA JAPONICA PURITY
Camellia japonica 'Purity'
An understory evergreen shrub with a vigorous, upright growth habit. Flowers are midsize, double, and formal or rose form. Petals are bright white. Stamens are bright golden yellow. Blooms from March 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