A picture of a Camellia reticulata

Camellia reticulata

Camellia reticulata

Full Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

15m

Max

5m

5m

Min

2m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Camellia reticulata Overview

A loose branched shrub or tree growing up to 15m. The leaves are 8 to 11cms long and elliptical dark green above and paler green below with conspicuous veins. The flowers are red pink or white, single, semi-double or double.

Common problems with Camellia reticulata

How to propagate Camellia reticulata

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

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