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Camellia japonica ‘Frosty Morn’

For sale by Bluebell Nursery

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An evergreen shrub with dark green, glossy leaves and a handsome display of large, double white flowers in mid spring. A specimen of Camellia japonica 'Frosty Morn' is in a reasonably dark, shaded area of our arboretum and the white flowers are striking against the otherwise dark green background plants.

Superb spring flowering form which can be grown in a large pot or container if wished.

Supplied Size: 3L container (25 - 40 cm tall)

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Camellia japonica  ‘Frosty Morn’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Camellia japonica  ‘Frosty Morn’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Camellia japonica  ‘Frosty Morn’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Pot SizeTotal Price
3 litres
£12.50

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Grower Notes

Position: Full sun or shade.
Soil: Neutral or preferably acid soil. In chalky areas this can be grown in a large container with ericaceous compost.
Hardiness: Hardy.
Flowering Period: Feb - April.
Rate of Growth: Slow to moderate.
Habit: Camellia japonica 'Frosty Morn' grows to be a medium to large shrub.
Height: 2 m (6 ft)
Spread: 1.5 m (5 ft)

Note: Prune to shape if required after flowering but before new growth begins in spring.

Plant Finder: about Camellia japonica ‘Frosty Morn’

Description

Camellia japonica ‘Frosty Morn’. 'Frosty Morn' has large, white, double flowers, which appear in late spring. The white flowers stand out against the dark green, glossy foliage.

Cultivation

Prune immediately after flowering. Protect from cold winds and early morning sun. Prefers lime-free soil.

Interest and use

Wall shrub, to provide structure in winter, as a specimen or container plant, and to provide a backdrop for colourful or pale planting.

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Camellia japonica  ‘Frosty Morn’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2017
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Loamy
  • Soil pH5.0 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist or Moist

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