The commonly held belief that it's better to 'plant small' is perfectly true with herbaceous plants, but not necessarily true with woody plants. Nuccio's Pearl Camellia makes a fine choice for the outdoor landscape, camellia nuccios pearl it is also well-suited for use in outdoor pots and containers. Japanese Camellia, Common Camellia. It requires an evenly moist well-drained soil for optimal growth, but will die in standing water. Disclaimer - This Plant Database is an online catalog representing many of the varieties that we carry over the camellia nuccios pearl of the season, and is intended for informational purposes only.
Tom Nuccio on Camellia sasanqua - Part II
Inventory varies seasonally, so we cannot guarantee that every plant will be in stock at all times - please contact your favourite GardenWorks location directly for current availability. Masses of lovely double white flowers delicately edged with pink; blooms in late winter; this upright shrub also boasts glossy, dark-green, evergreen foliage; provide rich, acidic, moist, well-drained soil. Gardeners can be an unadventurous lot sometimes.
It is particular about its soil conditions, with a strong preference for rich, acidic soils. Nuccio's Pearl Camellia flowers. It has a low canopy with a typical clearance of 1 foot from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines. This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. They need some 'wood' on them to survive severe cold - so plants of marginal hardiness in very cold areas should really be planted LARGER, rather than smaller, wherever possible. View My Wish List. You can find out more and set your own preferences here. Please remember that these coloured labels are only a rough guide.
The fruit is not ornamentally significant. This shrub does best in partial shade to shade.
Camellias are famed for their spring camellia nuccios pearl but they also have beautiful thick shiny leaves and - over the camellia nuccios pearl - can be trained into shapely little trees. It has a low canopy with a typical clearance of 1 foot from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines. In Japan they even use the small leafed variety Camellia sasanqua to make Niwaki big bonsai.