Rose-pink in Spring
Dark-green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Aphids , Scale insects , Vine weevil
May be susceptible to a virus.
Camellia petal blight
Requires little pruning. Deadheading and the removal of dead, diseased, or damaged branches should be done after flowering.
WHERE TO GROW
Camellia reticulata ‘Mary Williams’ (Camellia ‘Mary Williams’) will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 10-20 years.
Architectural, Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Wallside and trellises
Plant in fertile, moist but well-drained acidic 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.
Clay, Loamy, Sandy
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Partial Shade, Full Shade
North, South, East, West