Plant Catalog - CAMELLIA JAPONICA NUCCIO'S BELLA ROSSA
CAMELLIA JAPONICA NUCCIO'S BELLA ROSSA
Camellia japonica 'Nuccio's Bella Rossa'
Nuccio's Bella Rossa Camellia
An understory evergreen shrub or small tree with a dense, upright growth habit. Flowers are large, double, and formal. Petals are bright crimson pink. 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