Early Wonder® Camellia

Early Wonder® Camellia

Camellia japonica 'Early Autumn'

Camellia lovers, rejoice. You can find your favorite traits in Camellia Early Wonder—beautiful, profuse blooms, lush, dark green foliage that provides year-round appeal, an early blooming season and an upright habit. Plus, its lavender-rose formal double blooms are truly a wonder!

Bloom/Feature

Rose pink formal double blooms

Plant Type

Preview

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

Hardy to 0°F to 10°F

Key Features

Cut Flowers, Fall Blooming, Returns Year After Year, Upright Habit

Flowering Season

Fall

Use

Accent, Container, Cut Flowers, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Planting, Woodland Garden

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

6–8' H x 4–6' 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