Camellia Takanini std

$84.99

Large, evergreen shrub with attractive, glossy, thick, dark green foliage. Small to medium, semi-double, anemone-type blooms of deep plum red. Early to late season flowering. Position in morning sun or part shade. Shelter from the hot sun and wind. Can be planted under large trees. Dense shade restricts flowering. Use well drained, slightly acidic soil. Before planting combine soil with organic matter for best results. Keep moist especially in hot, dry weather. Mulch with compost, leaf mould or other organic matter to keep roots cool. Do not allow mulch to touch trunk. May be lightly trimmed to shape in spring. Feed in spring with a specific camellia fertiliser or a complete organic fertiliser. Avoid lime.

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Height:2.5m
Width:2m
SKU: camtak std Categories: ,

Description

Large, evergreen shrub with attractive, glossy, thick, dark green foliage. Small to medium, semi-double, anemone-type blooms of deep plum red. Early to late season flowering. Position in morning sun or part shade. Shelter from the hot sun and wind. Can be planted under large trees. Dense shade restricts flowering. Use well drained, slightly acidic soil. Before planting combine soil with organic matter for best results. Keep moist especially in hot, dry weather. Mulch with compost, leaf mould or other organic matter to keep roots cool. Do not allow mulch to touch trunk. May be lightly trimmed to shape in spring. Feed in spring with a specific camellia fertiliser or a complete organic fertiliser. Avoid lime.