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Camellia hybrida Sweet Emily Kate

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Camellia hybrida Sweet Emily Kate TBA
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Dense, Pendulous, Shrub Like

Camellia Sweet Emily Kate has a informal double pink flower fading to a light pink centre. It has small shiny dark green foliage throughout the year. With the flowers appearing from late winter through to spring, it is more suited to a semi-shaded position, protected from hot afternoon sun. A vigorous grower with a pendulous form, growing to around 1m-1.5m tall.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade, Shade Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Hedging / Screening, Mass Planting, Rockery, Shady Garden, Topiary / Espalier, Tropical Garden, Wind Break, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Mealy Bugs, Mites, Petal Blight, Scale, Sooty Mould, Thrips

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Theaceae Asia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate