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botanical name:
Camellia japonica 'Beni-otome'
Camellia japonica 'Beni-otome' © 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: pink
main season: Spring
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Double, deep pink flowers slightly flecked with white, from early spring. Glossy dark green leaves.

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

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