Camellia japonica 'Silver Anniversary'
camellia 'Silver Anniversary'
'Silver Anniversary' is an upright, evergreen shrub to around 2.5m with glossy, dark green leaves and large, white, peony-form flowers with irregular petals interspersed with golden stamens, producedfrommid- winter to early spring
Ultimate height1.5–2.5 metres
Time to ultimate height10–20 years
Ultimate spread1.5–2.5 metres
MoistureMoist but well–drained, Well–drained
Colour & scent
- Partial shade
- Native to the UK
Camellia are evergreen shrubs with simple, ovate, glossy, leathery leaves and showy flowers with solitary or clustered flowers early in the year
- Name status
How to grow
Suitable for woodland and acidic soils. Position in a site sheltered from cold, dry winds and early morning sun as buds and flowers may be damaged by cold winds and late frosts see camellia cultivation
Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
- City and courtyard gardens
- Cottage and informal garden
- Patio and container plants
- Low Maintenance
- Hedging and screens
- Flower borders and beds
- Wall side borders
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