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botanical name:
Camellia japonica 'Lady Vansittart'
Camellia japonica 'Lady Vansittart' © Deeproot Plant Base
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family:  Theaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: slow
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: -15°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Slow growing evergreen shrub with wavy-edged glossy dark green leaves. Medium sized, semi-double white flowers irregularly striped rose- pink. Sometimes produces flower sports with white margined, pink petals, streaked deeper pink.

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

From cuttings, by layering or grafting

other notes:
A sport of this cultivar produced Camelia japonica 'Yours Truly'

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