Lady Clare Camellia
Camellia japonica 'Lady Clare'
Formerly named Akashigata, this camellia was imported to the United Kingdom from Japan in 1977 and renamed Lady Clare.
It is a fast-growing specimen of wide, weeping habit, with bright, deep pink blooms that appear early- to mid-season. Very cold hardy.
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Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, North Carolina
|Foliage Type||Broadleaf Evergreen|
|Height||4' - 6'|
|Spread||4' - 8'|
|Shape||Upright, Weeping & Spreading (very pretty)|
|Primary Foliage Color||(Glossy) Dark Green|
|Seasonal Foliage Color||(Glossy) Dark Green|
|Flower Color||Bright, Jubilant Pink|
|Sun Preferences||Shade or Partial Shade (not Full Sun)|
|Water Preferences||Average - Prepare planting area for adequate drainage. Poor drainage results in root rot.|
|Cold Hardiness Zone||6 to 9|