Camellia Grove Nursery
ESTABLISHED 1939

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Camellia Sasanqua Catalogue


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 SHADE     Varieties requiring semi-shade, no direct sun before 12pm on a winter's day (when flowering).

 SUN     Varieties able to withstand morning sun in winter.

 POTS     Varieties suitable for growing in pots.

 COASTAL     Varieties whose blooms are sun hardy in coastal areas.

 FRAGRANT     Fragrant varieties.

 

Bert Jones

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  ESPALIER 

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SEMI DOUBLE
rich pink with a silvery glow

Strong grower with wandering laterals - ideal for espalier. Relatively large blooms (to 10cm) and foliage.
Flowering early April to mid-July.


Bonanza

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  ESPALIER 

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
burgundy

Medium upright growth, excellent for espalier or small specimen tree.
Flowering early March to mid-July.


Chansonette

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  ESPALIER 

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FORMAL DOUBLE
deep lavender pink

Wandering growth, ideal for espalier. Blooms last longer than most.
Flowering mid March to end June.


Dream Lover

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  ESPALIER 

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SEMI DOUBLE
deep lavender pink

Fast upright growth. Excellent for hedging or specimen. Flowers late February to early June.


Dwarf Shishi

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 

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SEMI-DOUBLE
bright pink (6 cm)

Low grower with rich dark green foliage. Outstanding dwarf sasanqua.
Flowering mid-April to July.


Early Pearly

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  ESPALIER   HEDGE 

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FORMAL DOUBLE
pearly white

Medium growth with pendulous laterals. Suitable for specimen, hedge or espalier. As flower ages, blooms will show stamens.
Flowering mid-March to end of July.


Edna Butler

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  HEDGE 

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SINGLE
soft pink with silvery overtones

Fast upright growth. Excellent for hedge or specimen.
Flowering mid-March to early June.


Egao

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  ESPALIER 

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SEMI-DOUBLE
deep pink

Pendulous growth, suitable for specimen or espalier. Flowers do not shatter easily. Long flowering.
Flowering early April to mid-September.


Hiryu

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  HEDGE 

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SINGLE
bright pink to deep rosy red

Fast upright growth. Excellent for hedge or specimen.
Flowering mid-March to early June.


Jean May

 FULL SUN 
  ESPALIER 

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SEMI-DOUBLE
delightful shell pink

Medium upright growth. Suitable espalier.
Flowering early mid-March to mid-June.


Jennifer Susan

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  HEDGE 

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
clear pink

Fast, upright growth. Excellent as specimen or for hedge.
Flowering mid-March to mid-June.


Lucinda

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
 POTS   ESPALIER 

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SEMI-DOUBLE
bright rose pink with silvery sheen

Medium upright growth. Suitable for specimen or espalier. Blooms last longer than most. Has loose cushion of matching petaloids above central stamens.
Flowering mid-March to mid-June.


Marge Miller

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
 POTS 

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SEMI DOUBLE
mid pink

Prostrate growth. Ideal for groundcover or rockeries. Blooms 8cm.
Flowering mid-March to late June.


Otome-Sazanka

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
 POTS 

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
dainty pale pink with inner petals incurving

Slow growth. Flowers 7 cm.
Flowering mid-March to late June.


Plantation Pink

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  ESPALIER   HEDGE 

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SINGLE
soft pink

Fast upright growth with pendulous laterals. Excellent for hedge or espalier. Camellia Grove seedling. Large saucer-shaped flowers.
Flowering mid-March to mid-June.


Pure Silk

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  ESPALIER   HEDGE 

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
pink buds open pure white shading to pink edges

Fast upright growth with pendulous laterals. Suitable for hedge, specimen or espalier.
Flowering mid-March to end June.


Setsugekka

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  HEDGE 

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SINGLE
white

Fast, upright growth. Petals waved and fluted. Good for hedge or specimen.
Flowering mid-March to mid-June.


Shishi Gashira

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
 POTS   ESPALIER   HEDGE 

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SEMI-DOUBLE
bright rose

Slow yet sprawling grower, easily trained to bushy shrub, for low hedge, or to sprawl down over rock or wall, or espalier.
Flowering mid-March to mid-July.


Silver Dollar

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
 POTS   HEDGE 

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
white

Slow upright growth. Ideal for low hedges. Blooms 6cm.
Flowering mid-March to late June.


Simply Red

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  ESPALIER 

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
bright pink to deep rosy red

Fast growth, pendulous in habit. Suitable for hedge or espalier. Flowers early March to early June.



Snowcloud

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
  HEDGE 

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
creamy white

Fast upright growth. Excellent as specimen or for hedge.
Flowering mid-March to mid-June.


Star Above Star

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
 POTS   HEDGE 

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SEMI-DOUBLE
white shading to lavender pink at edges

Upright medium growth and strong foliage, excellent for hedge or specimen. Long flowering. Flowers do not shatter easily.
Flowering mid-April to September.


Yuletide

 FULL SUN 
 SEMI SHADE 
 POTS 

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SINGLE
glowing red with prominent yellow stamens

Slow, dense, upright growth.
Flowering mid-March to mid-July.

Growth Rates for Sasanqua Camellias
low growing medium growing tall growing
(suitable for hedges 0.5m-1.5m) (suitable for hedges1.5m-2.5m) (suitable for hegdes 2m-4m+)

plant 0.8m trunk to trunk

plant 1m trunk to trunk

plant 1.2m trunk to trunk

Dwarf Shishi

Bert Jones

Edna Butler
Otome-sazankaBonanzaHiryu
Shishi-gashiraChansonetteJennifer Susan
Silver DollarEarly PearlyPlantation Pink
YuletideEgaoPure Silk
Marge MillerStar Above StarSetsugekka
Jean MaySnowcloud
LucindaDream Lover
Simply Red

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