Colonel Fiery Camellia * SOLD OUT *

Colonel Fiery Camellia * SOLD OUT *

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Camellia japonica ‘Colonel Firey’

C.M. Hovey, a distinguished American nurseryman, introduced this  brilliant vermilion-red camellia in 1853. (Aside from Colonel Firey, it is sometimes sold bearing his name). It is a late-season spring bloomer with medium-sized double blooms.  *Deer May Browse*

 

 

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
Foliage Type Broadleaf evergreen
Height 10 - 20'
Spread 10 - 20'
Shape Upright, rounded
Primary foliage Color Green, dark, glossy
Seasonal foliage Color
Flowering Season SPRING
Flowering Color Hot Red
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Slow t
Sun Preferences Shade to partial shade
Water Preferences Well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone 7 - 9