Botanical Name: Camellia sasanqua ‘Susy Dirr’
Common Name: “Sasanqua Camellia”
Height: 10 to 12 Feet
Spread: 10 to 12 Feet
Light: Partial Sun
Fast-growing, evergreen shrub with small, dark-green, glossy leaves. Large, carmine-pink, formal double flowers open for an extended time in the fall. Plant in well-draining, humus-rich, acidic soil. Good screen, hedge, or specimen plant. Developed by Bobby Green of Green Nurseries in Fairhope, Alabama.