Camellia japonica ‘Brushfield’s Yellow’

41,95

‘Brushfield’s Yellow’ is an upright to rounded, evergreen shrub with oval, glossy, dark green leaves and, in late winter and early spring, cream flowers with double, pale yellow centres.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Upright

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

4m ht x 3m sp

2 in stock

COLOUR

Flower

Pale-yellow, Cream in Spring; Pale-yellow, Cream in Winter

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons

HOW TO CARE

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Scale insects , Vine weevil

Diseases

May be susceptible to a virus.

General care

Pruning

Requires little pruning. Deadheading and the removal of dead, diseased, or damaged branches should be done after flowering.

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings

WHERE TO GROW

Camellia japonica 'Brushfield's Yellow' (Camellia 'Brushfield's Yellow') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 3.5m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Architectural, Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in fertile, moist but well-drained acid soil in a sheltered position. Protect emerging buds and flowers from cold, dry winds and early morning sun. Fertilise in mid-spring and early summer. If grown in a container, use ericaceous compost.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Shade

COLOUR

Flower

Pale-yellow, Cream in Spring; Pale-yellow, Cream in Winter

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons

HOW TO CARE

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Scale insects , Vine weevil

Diseases

May be susceptible to a virus.

General care

Pruning

Requires little pruning. Deadheading and the removal of dead, diseased, or damaged branches should be done after flowering.

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings

WHERE TO GROW

Camellia japonica ‘Brushfield’s Yellow’ (Camellia ‘Brushfield’s Yellow’) will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 3.5m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Architectural, Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation

Plant in fertile, moist but well-drained acid soil in a sheltered position. Protect emerging buds and flowers from cold, dry winds and early morning sun. Fertilise in mid-spring and early summer. If grown in a container, use ericaceous compost.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Shade