Plant Catalog - CAMELLIA JAPONICA NUCCIO'S CAMEO 5
CAMELLIA JAPONICA NUCCIO'S CAMEO 5
Camellia japonica 'Nuccio's Cameo'
Nuccio's Cameo Camellia
An understory evergreen shrub with a dense, upright growth habit. Flowers are large to midsize, double, and formal or rose form. Petals are creamy coral pink. 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