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Camellia japonica 'Centifolia Alba' - Enchanting White Camellia
Latin Name: Camellia japonica 'Centifolia Alba'
Common Name: White Camellia
Other Names: Japanese Camellia, Alba Camellia
Indoors or Outdoor: Suitable for outdoor cultivation
Size: Mature height of 2 to 3 meters
Camellia japonica 'Centifolia Alba' - Delivery
Delivery Info: Your enchanting White Camellia will be carefully packed and shipped directly to your doorstep, ensuring its safe arrival to your garden.
Camellia japonica 'Centifolia Alba' - Characteristics
Mature Size: Grows to a height of 2 to 3 meters and spread of 1.5-2 meters
Evergreen or Deciduous: Evergreen, providing year-round beauty with glossy green foliage.
Preferred Position: Thrives in partial shade to protect its delicate blooms from harsh sunlight.
Shape - Plant Characteristics: Upright and bushy, with elegant white flowers in late winter and early spring.
Hardy or Not Hardy: Fully hardy
Diseases: Generally disease-resistant, with proper care.
Camellia japonica 'Centifolia Alba' - Uses
Uses in Garden: Create a stunning focal point in your garden with the White Camellia. Ideal for hedges, borders, or as a standalone specimen plant. Suitable for shade and ideal in woodland settings
Camellia japonica 'Centifolia Alba' - Planting Characteristics
Preferred Planting Aspect: Plant in a spot with dappled sunlight, partial shade or full shade.
Is it Frost Hardy: Frost-hardy
Fast or Slow Growing: Moderate growth rate, adding elegance to your garden over time.
Pruning Advice: Prune after flowering to maintain shape and remove dead or diseased branches.
Camellia japonica 'Centifolia Alba' - Planting Instructions in an Irish Climate
Planting Time: Plant in late spring or early autumn.
Instruction: Dig a hole twice as wide as the root ball and at the same depth. Mix in organic matter and ericaceous compost as required.
Positioning of Plants: Space multiple plants about 1.5 to 2 meters apart.
Plant Spacing: Allow enough room for the camellia to reach its mature size without crowding.
Pruning: Prune lightly to shape after flowering.
Facts About Camellia japonica 'Centifolia Alba':
White Camellias are cherished for their pristine beauty and have a rich history in Japanese culture, symbolizing purity and love.
Bring the elegance of the White Camellia, Camellia japonica 'Centifolia Alba,' to your garden. Its glossy evergreen leaves and enchanting white flowers will transform your outdoor space into a serene paradise. With proper care, this camellia will thrive and become a captivating centerpiece in your garden. Enjoy its beauty year-round!
We operate our own delivery service within 12km of the garden centre for €15, for this service we can deliver you any item from Windyridge.
Outside of this radius we out source couriers, we cannot unfortunately ship a lot of bulkier items such as large pots, composts and many of our more delicate living things.
An Post Delivery, Seeds & books - €1.50
Standard Parcel via An Post* €6.00
Local Delivery, 12km of Windyridge - €15.00
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