October Magic® Carpet™ Camellia

October Magic® Carpet™ Camellia

Camellia sasanqua ‘Green 01-006’ PP27597

Our latest October Magic introduction to the Southern Living Plant Collection is named for its bushy, spreading habit. When planted in mass, this beauty forms a carpet of dark green foliage with unique, heavily-frilled, double pink flowers in fall.

Bloom/Feature

Pure white blooms in fall

Plant Type

New IntroductionsShrubs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

Hardy to 5°F USDA Zones 7B-9

Key Features

Reblooming

Use

Accent, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Planting

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil with rich organic matter

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

3' H x 5' W

Pruning

Shape in early spring before first flush

Planting Instructions

water before planting

plant in full sun to part shade

dig hole 2X the width of pot

backfill and plant 1”-2” above soil level

water and add more soil if needed

mulch plants