Plant Catalog - CAMELLIA JAPONICA NUCCIO'S PEARL
CAMELLIA JAPONICA NUCCIO'S PEARL
Camellia japonica 'Nuccio's Pearl'
Nuccio's Pearl Camellia
An understory evergreen shrub with a compact growth habit. Flowers are midsize, double, and formal. Petals are white with blushing pink edges. Blooms from January 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