Camellia ‘Guillio nuccio’

Camellia ‘Guillio nuccio’


Tregothnan has a long and distinguished history of plant cultivation and has been home to outdoor Camellias for the last 200 years. This variety is now available to buy for planting in your own garden.

Hardiness Rating
Fully hardy to Frost tender – Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F) but plants could be possibly damaged below 5°C (41°F).

Mature Dimensions
Height – in metres – up to 9m (28ft)
Spread – in metres – up to 8m (25ft)

Preferred Location
Partial Shade – shelter from cold, dry winds and early morning sun.

Soil Conditions
Acid Loving. Fertile moist well-drained soil – humus rich.

Pot size: 2.5 or 3 Litre

Place of Origin: China, Korea, Japan

Flower Colour: Red – salmon red

Flower Shape: Semi-double – Two rows of petals with conspicuous stamens

Tree Shape: Rounded to broadly columnar

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, scale insects, vine weevils, leaf spot and honey fungus

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