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Camellia are evergreen shrubs with simple, ovate, glossy, leathery leaves and showy flowers with solitary or clustered flowers early in the year
'Tricolor' is a compact and vigorous medium-sized shrub with single to semi-double flowers to 10cm wide, the petals white with variable amounts of red streaking and a prominent boss of yellow stamens
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or North-facing or West-facing or East-facing
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilSand, Clay, Loam
Time to ultimate height
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
Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Low Maintenance Wall-side Borders
Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning Pruning group 8
Pests May be attacked by aphids, scale insects and vine weevil
May be subject to a virus
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