Camellia japonica 'Romany'
The Romany Camellia displays a bright red, formal double flowers that contrast well with its glossy, dark green foliage. This evergreen reaches a mature height of 6 to 8 feet and a mature width of 4 to 6 feet. Common uses in landscape include hedges, shady foundation beds, cutting garden, woodland garden, mixed borders, privacy screen, specimen, container, or as cut flowers.
Teas/tisanes can be made from all camellias, for varied flavored results depending on the variety and processing methods used--some cultivars have caffeine, while some do not. There are resources available online for the hobbyist and production-minded tea makers alike. Research, experiment, process and use at your own risk.