CAMELLIA Japonica 'Elegans' is a vigorous medium-sized shrub of spreading habit, with deep pink, anemone-centred double flowers to 10-13cm (4-5in) across.
Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
Suitable for woodland and acidic soils. Position in fertile moist well-drained soil, sheltered from cold, dry winds and early morning sun as buds and flowers may be damaged by cold winds and late frosts.
- CAMELLIA Japonica 'Elegans'
- Tall Evergreen Shrub with spreading branches
- Produces large flowers 10-13cm (4-5in) across in February/March
- Several rows large outer petals with centre intermingled and stamens
- All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
- Height - to 9m (28ft) Spread - to 8m (25ft)
- Supplied in 2 litre pots
- Available as singles or packs of 3 and 5
- Allow 14 days for delivery