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botanical name:
Camellia japonica 'Alba Plena'
Camellia japonica 'Alba Plena' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Theaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 4.00m
width: 4.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -8°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
description:
Formal double, pure white flowers. Good glossy dark green foliage.

cultivation:
Acid, well drained, humus-rich soil and a sheltered, shady position.

propagation:
From cuttings or by layering

other notes:
Very old and well known cultivar.

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