Daikagura Camellia

Daikagura Camellia

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Camellia japonica 'Daikagura'

Grown in Japan at least as far back as 1851 and probably earlier, Daikagura is considered one of the greatest camellias of all time. It is medium-to-large in size with peony-form flowers that bloom in both spring and autumn. It is usually described as bright pink splotched with white.

 

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
foliage Type Broadleaf evergreen
Height 6-10 ft
Spread 4-8 ft
Shape Upright, rounded
Primary foliage Color Green, dark, glossy
Seasonal foliage Color
Flowering Season Spring and fall
Flower Color Pink, bright, or hot, with white variegation
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Slow to moderate
Sun Preferences Shade to partial shade
Water Preferences Well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone Zones 7 (-17ÁF) to 9 (-9ÁF)