Winter's Fancy Camellia
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Winter's Fancy Camellia

Winter's Fancy Camellia

$61
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  • 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 Sasanqua 'Winter Fancy'

 

Winter's Fancy bears numerous deep pink, semi-double flowers that surround a cluster of yellow stamen with semi-glossy, leathery textured foliage. Blooming in autumn, this evergreen reaches a mature height of 6-10 feet and a width of 4-6 feet. This variety can be used as a feature plant, foundation, hedges, mixed border, topiary, espalier, or as cut flowers to add color in the home.

Joseph's Take

Joseph's Take

I do very much like Winter's Fancy and Winter Interlude. This Camellia grows a bit faster than its near relative Winter Interlude. I like both very much. Once I planted a Camellia seed from my grandmothers house, I was amazed that it actually grew and eventually became part of my parents landscape.

Hardiness Map
Mature Height: 8'
Mature Width: 5'
Flower Season: Fall
Sun: Full sun to full shade
Hardiness Zone: 6 to 10
This plant is suitable for the low temperates below:
Temp (F)
Zone
Temp (C)
-10 to 0
6
-23.3 to -17.8
0 to 10
7
-17.8 to -12.2
10 to 20
8
-12.2 to -6.7
20 to 30
9
-6.7 to -1.1
30 to 40
10
-1.1 to 4.4

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.

J