Camellia japonica Splendor (‘Kerguelen’) PP19,940

Shrubs

Description

The leaves of Camelia japonica Kerguelen are dark green with white/cream variegation. Kerguelen was found as a sport in the wellknown Nuccio's Cameo. Kerguelen is winterhardy until 5 degrees Fahrenheit. The flowers are deep pink. It is a compact Camelia. Kerguelen likes shady places. Prune back in May for the best regrowth.

USDA zone: 7-b

Key Points

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Cream-green foliage
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Stable variegation
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Double, deep pink flowers
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Form is upright
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Well branched & compact