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botanical name:
Camellia japonica 'Berenice Boddy'
Camellia japonica 'Berenice Boddy' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Theaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 4.00m
width: 4.00m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: pink
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Medium sized, semi-double, soft pale pink flowers with deeper pink outer petals. Slow growing but eventually becoming a large spreading shrub or small tree.

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

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