Plant Catalog - CAMELLIA JAPONICA SILVER WAVES
CAMELLIA JAPONICA SILVER WAVES
Camellia japonica 'Silver Waves'
Silver Waves Camellia
An understory evergreen shrub with a vigorous, upright growth habit. Flowers are large and semi-double. Petals are silvery white and wavy. Stamens are bright golden yellow. Blooms from October to March 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