Red Fellow Camellia
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Red Fellow Camellia

Red Fellow Camellia

Gallon Size:
Gallon Size:
  • Young, affordable starter plant
  • May need to be transplanted into 3 gallon pot for more nurturing before planting into landscape
  • Healthy, mature plant
  • Ready to immediately be planted into landscape
  • Large healthy plant
  • Ready to immediately be planted into landscape

Camellia japonica 'Red Fellow'


The Red Fellow stands out with its bright, large, semi-double bloom and large yellow stamen center. Growing at a moderately slow rate reaching a mature height of 8 feet and a width of 4 feet. This cold hardy plant may be used as accent, group plantings, container, and cut flowers. Red Fellow is another choice camellia for zone 6. Greenhouse photos were taken Jan. 27, 2020

Hardiness Map
Mature Height: 8'
Mature Width: 4'
Flower Season: Spring
Sun: Full Shade
Hardiness Zone: 6 to 9
This plant is suitable for the low temperates below:
Temp (F)
Temp (C)
-10 to 0
-23.3 to -17.8
0 to 10
-17.8 to -12.2
10 to 20
-12.2 to -6.7
20 to 30
-6.7 to -1.1

Be sure to use a well drained soil medium when planting any Camellia as they prefer fall planting with less watering than you might think. In NC our soil is clay so we prefer to use pine bark soil conditioner when planting Camellia, Rhododendron, Mountain Laurel, and Azalea.