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Family: Theaceae (tee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Camellia (kuh-MEE-lee-a) (Info)
Species: caudata (kaw-DAH-tuh) (Info)
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Category:

Shrubs

Trees

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

20-30 ft. (6-9 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Evergreen

Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Leathery-Textured

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Rolesville, North Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Apr 27, 2004, Monocromatico from Rio de Janeiro
Brazil (Zone 11) wrote:

This is a small tree from the forests of southern China and southeastern Asia. It has shiny, leathery, curved leaves with a long and pointy tip. The flowers are small, 1,5cm across, with 5 petals and many other petaloid sepals, all white, with a cluster of yellow stamens in the middle.