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Pink Perfection Camellia Japonica Shrubs for Sale Online
Pink Perfection Camellia Japonica Shrubs or Camellia japonica 'Pink Perfection' is a very popular evergreen shrub with gorgeous pale pink flowers that bloom in early spring. Compact, with a moderate growth rate. Great as a patio plant, screen, or in a mixed border.
Camellia japonica and most of its cultivars are considered to be winter hardy to USDA Zones 6-9. Even where winter-hardy, unusually cold temperatures in winter, particularly when occurring as a sudden temperature change, can damage or sometimes kill these plants.
Pink Perfection Camellia evergreen flowering shrubs should be grown in moist, acidic, organically rich, well-drained soils in part shade. Consistent and even moisture is important. Plants require protection from direct afternoon sun and wind. Best location may be sun-dappled part shade. Best with a root mulch. Fertilize monthly in spring and summer. If desired, remove all but one bud from each cluster to increase the size of the flower. Prune immediately after flowering.
|Mature Height:||8 to 10 Feet|
|Mature Width:||5 to 8 Feet|
|Classification:||Broad leaved evergreen shrub, spring flowering|
|Sunlight:||Part sun to shade|
|Habit:||Evergreen, densely branched|
|Flower Color:||Pale pink flowers in very early spring|
|Soil Condition:||Any well drained soil|
|Water Requirements:||Water well until established|
|Uses:||Extremely attractive when used as a focal point in the mixed border, mass planting, or a specimen planting. Provides unmatched winter interest due to its flowering in the late winter|