Camellia japonica 'Desire'
  • Camellia japonica 'Desire'

Camellia japonica 'Desire'

£12.50

Camellia japonica 'Desire' is a lovely medium sized evergreen shrub with pale pink to white, formal, semi-double flowers in spring.

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Camellia japonica 'Desire' is a lovely medium sized evergreen shrub with pale pink to white, formal, semi-double flowers in spring. These flowers are eye catching and contrast very well with the lush, dark green leaves.

Camellia japonica 'Desire' is an excellent flowering shrub for a position in sun or light, dappled shade.

Supplied Size: 3L pots (approx 25 - 35 cm tall)


  • Position: Full sun or shade (avoid east facing areas)
  • Soil: Neutral or preferably acid soil. In chalky areas, Camellia japonica 'Desire' can be grown in a large container with ericaceous compost.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Flowering Period: Feb - April.
  • Rate of Growth: Slow to moderate.
  • Habit: Medium sized shrub.
    • Height: 2 m (6 ft)
    • Spread: 1.5 m (5 ft)
  • Pruning: Prune Camellia japonica 'Desire' to shape if required after flowering but before new growth begins in spring.

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade, Shade
Eventual Size
Shrub - Medium (5 - 10 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Special: Coastal Areas, Soil Type: Acid
Special Features
Evergreen, Flowering Season - Winter (December - February), Flowering Season - Spring (March - May), To grow in a pot

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