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Deciduous Camellia

Stewartia pseudocamellia

Also known as

Korean stewartia

Stewartia pseudocamellia 01 by Reggaeman (CC-BY-SA-3.0)

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20m

Max

15m

12m

Min

8m

50 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Deciduous Camellia Overview

This small deciduous tree has attractive flaking bark and in spring bears ovate green leaves that trun orange and red in autumn. In summer it produces white 5 petalled large flowers.

Common problems with Deciduous Camellia

Generally pest and disease free.

    How to harvest Deciduous Camellia

    Generally not harvested.

    How to propagate Deciduous Camellia

    Cuttings

    Take softwood cuttings in early summer or semi hardwood cuttings in late summer.

    Seed

    Sow outdoors in autumn.

    Special features of Deciduous Camellia

    Attractive flowers

    Autumn colour

    Other uses of Deciduous Camellia

    Suits being used as an architectural feature.

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