October Magic® Pink Perplexion™ Camellia

October Magic® Pink Perplexion™ Camellia

Camellia sasanqua 'Green 03-016' PPAF

Pink Perplexion is named for the difficulty in describing the color. It is a semi-dwarf plant with spreading to a rounded, compact growth. The soft pink flowers remind one of Camellia japonica ‘Pink Perfection’.

Bloom/Feature

Soft-pink delicate double blooms appear in fall; blooms heavily even at an young age

Plant Type

New IntroductionsShrubs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

Key Features

Use

Accent, Hedge

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil with rich organic matter

Fertilizer

Yearly in late spring

Dimensions

4-5' H x 4-5' 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