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Common Name:
Alba Japanese Camellia
Type:
Shrub
Family:
THEACEAE
Genus:
Camellia
Species:
japonica
Cultivar:
Alba
Hardiness Zone:
8
Height:
5-6 ft.
Spread:
4-6 ft.
Growth Rate:
Moderate
Growth Habit:
Round
Light Needs:
Full Sun
Water Needs:
Moderate
Drought Tolerance:
Low
Flowers:
Y
Flower Color:
White
Foliage Color:
Green
Comments:
White blooms
  Plant Characteristics
  Container: Grows well in containers
  Cut Flower: Has blooms that can be used in flower arrangements
  Expalier: Can be trained to spread along a wall or fence and kept relatively flat
  Green Roof: Has shallow root system and drought tolerance suitable for a green roof
  Mass Plant: Good growth form for landscape mass planting
  Pool Side: Grows well around high traffic areas and landscapes with themes
  Specimen: Grows well as a focal point or standing alone in the landscape
  Deer Resist: Deer will not eat or disturb these plants
  Attracts Birds: Birds feed on berries or plant provides shelter
  Year Round: Is an evergreen and not deciduous; retains foliage year round