Botanical name: Camellia 'Adorable'
Other names: Camellia 'Adorable', Pitardii hybrid camellia 'Adorable'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Adorable' _ 'Adorable' is a vigorous, upright, evergreen shrub with ellliptic to lanceolate, semi-glossy, mid-green leaves and formal double, bright pink flowers in spring.
Camellia 'Adorable' is: Evergreen
Flower: Bright-pink in Spring
Foliage: Mid-green in All seasons
Habit: Bushy, Spreading
Diseases: May be susceptible to a virus.
Specific diseases: Virus
Pruning: Requires little pruning. Deadheading and the removal of dead, diseased, or damaged branches should be done after flowering.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Camellia 'Adorable' (Camellia 'Adorable') will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 1.5m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Wallside and trellises
Cultivation: Plant shallowly in fertile, moist but well-drained, acid soil in a shady, sheltered site. Maintain a leaf mould or bark mulch. Protect buds & flowers from cold, dry winds & morning sun. Fertilise in mid-spring & early summer.
Soil type: Clay, Loamy, Sandy
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Neutral
Light: Full Shade, Partial Shade
Aspect: North, South, West
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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