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PlantFiles: Common Camellia, Japanese Camellia
Camellia japonica 'Marie Bracey'

Family: Theaceae (tee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Camellia (kuh-MEE-lee-a) (Info)
Species: japonica (juh-PON-ih-kuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Marie Bracey
Hybridized by Brice; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1953

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8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:
Partial to Full Shade

Bloom Color:

Bloom Time:
Late Winter/Early Spring
Late Fall/Early Winter
Mid Winter


Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
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Patent Information:
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Propagation Methods:
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Seed Collecting:
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Gardeners' Notes:

Positive Moonglow On Feb 21, 2005, Moonglow from Corte Madera, CA wrote:

What a beautiful plant to enjoy all year. Evergreen shrub that blooms in winter! What a treat. Brightens a shaded corner. Great specimen plant.


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

Corte Madera, California
Glen Avon, California
Clarkston, Georgia
Jackson, Mississippi
Morehead City, North Carolina
Richmond, Texas

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