Sasanqua Camelllia, Autumn Camellia 'Rainbow'

Camellia sasanqua

Family: Theaceae (tee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Camellia (kuh-MEE-lee-a) (Info)
Species: sasanqua (suh-SAN-kwuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Rainbow
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Category:

Shrubs

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Bloom Color:

Pink

Red

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Summer/Early Fall

Mid Fall

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Textured

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

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 is said to grow outdoors in the following regions:

Decatur, Georgia

Little Compton, Rhode Island

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Oct 25, 2020, ircl from LITTLE COMPTON, RI wrote:

a knockout, the flowers glow in late season light. easy, graceful spreading shrub. source Camellia Forest - tops. very fragrant, the 3 1/2" - 4" flowers draw honeybees and ants patience rewarded - worth every effort while it becomes established, a winner now, 10 years later here in southern New England

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