Camellia saluenensis Stapf ex Bean

Saluenensis Camellia

Family: Theaceae

Genus: Camellia

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Zones: 9 to 10 (Dirr)

Size: 3 to 12' tall

Exposure: Filtered Sun, Part Shade


Soft pink flowers in late winter. Leaves narrow and elongated. Crosses easily with other species and therefore a parent of many hybrids.


Native to China.

Introduced in 1924.

Published in Trees & Shrubs Brit. Isles 3: 66 in 1933.


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