Camellia japonica ‘Debutante’ – “Japanese Camellia”

Botanical Name: Camellia japonica ‘Debutante’

Common Name: “Japanese Camellia”


Height: 8 to 10 Feet

Spread: 6 to 8 Feet

Light: Partial sun

Bloom: Dec-Jan


Evergreen shrub with an upright, pyramidal growth habit and lustrous, deep-green foliage. Peonylike, double blooms are a clear pink and appear in abundance beginning in early-winter. Best when planted in moist but well-draining, acid, humusy soil. This classic older variety is an enduring favorite whose flowers make beautiful corsages.

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