Camellia japonica ‘Ryan Gainey’ – “Japanese Camellia”

Botanical Name: Camellia japonica ‘Ryan Gainey’

Common Name: “Japanese Camellia”


Height: 8 to 12 Feet

Spread: 6 to 8 Feet

Light: Partial sun

Bloom: February-March


Upright-growing, evergreen shrub with leathery, medium-green foliage provides semi-double blooms in late-winter and early-spring. Flowers have pale-pink centers shading to a darker pink on the outer petals. A seedling of Camellia japonica ‘Magnoliaeflora’ discovered by Ryan Gainey in his Decatur, Georgia garden.