October Magic® Dawn™ Camellia

Camellia sasanqua 'Green 99-012' PP20453

Large rose-form flowers are a blend of pinks resembling Camellia japonica flowers. Dark foliage on an upright, dense, conical form. Use as a specimen or intermediate hedge.

Bloom/Feature

Large pink rose-form blooms in fall

Plant Type

New IntroductionsShrubs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

0°F

Key Features

Compact Habit, Upright Habit

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

4-6 ' H x 3-4' W

Pruning

Shape in early spring before first flush

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in Full Sun to Part Shade
  • dig hole 3X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants