A picture of a Camellia reticulata 'Early Peony'

Camellia reticulata 'Early Peony'

Camellia reticulata 'Early Peony'

Full Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

13m

Max

3.5m

5m

Min

1.5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Camellia reticulata 'Early Peony' Overview

This is also called C. reticulata 'Zaomudan'. Flowers are large, irregular double, red-pink, each having inner petals forming a peony centre.

Common problems with Camellia reticulata 'Early Peony'

How to propagate Camellia reticulata 'Early Peony'

Cuttings

You can propagate by semi-ripe or hardwood cuttings from mid-summer to early winter.

Grafting

Grafting.

Layering

Simple layering in late winter or early spring.

Other uses of Camellia reticulata 'Early Peony'

Grown for their flowers and foliage. Suitable for coastal conditions.