Camellia, Hybrid Camellia
Camellia 'Dr. Clifford R. Parks'

Family: Theaceae (tee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Camellia (kuh-MEE-lee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Dr. Clifford R. Parks
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Category:

Shrubs

Height:

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

Sun Exposure:

Partial to Full Shade

Bloom Color:

Red

Red-Orange

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Mid Winter

Foliage:

Evergreen

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

By grafting

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Texarkana, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jan 16, 2012, moparman from Leary, TX (Zone 7b) wrote:

This variety is classified as a 'reticulata' camella by American Camellia Society and it's official name is 'Dr. Clifford Parks'. I have a 12 foot high tree that is glorious when it is covered in blooms in the spring. My zone is 7b.