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.  

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Photos courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, North Carolina

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Flowering Shrub
Foliage Type Broadleaf Evergreen
Height 6' - 10'
Spread 4' - 8'
Shape Upright & Rounded
Primary Foliage Color (Glossy) Dark Green
Seasonal Foliage Color (Glossy) Dark Green
Flowering Season Blooms both Spring & Autumn
Flower Color Brilliant Hot Pink w/White Variegation
Blooms Large, Peony-like flower heads
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Slow to Moderate
Sun Preferences Shade to Partial Shade (not Full Sun)
Water Preferences Moist (not wet): Ensure planting area is prepared to provide adequate drainage
Cold Hardiness Zone  7  to 9