Captivating CamelliasShade-Enjoying Camellias

Wondering what to grow in shady areas of your garden? At SummerWinds Nursery, we have a beautiful selection of colorful camellia shrubs and trees to choose from.


Camellia Varieties - Available While Supplies Last at SummerWinds

Bob Hope Camellia - Camellia japonica 'Bob Hope'

Large, deep red, semi-double flowers with yellow stamens and beautiful ruffled petals adorn glossy, dark green foliage. A prized camellia for milder regions. Mid-season bloomer. Evergreen.

Bob Hope Camellia

  • Filtered sun
  • Blooms in winter
  • Water regularly, when top 3 inches of soil is dry
  • Moderate growing to 6 to 8 feet tall and wide; larger with age
  • Great for Borders, Containers, Cutting Garden, Espalier, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen and Woodland Garden

Bonanza Camellia - Camellia sasanqua 'Bonanza'

A versitle spreading habit with a profusion of bold scarlet peony-like blooms and glossy, dark green foliage. Use to create a colorful low hedge, espalier, or tall groundcovere or as an evergreen foundation plant for sheltered sites with bright shade. Excellent flowers for cutting. An early season bloomer.

Bonanza Camellia

  • Partial shade to partial sun
  • Blooms in fall
  • Water regularly, when top 3 inches of soil is dry
  • Moderate growing; reaches 4 to 5 feet tall, spreading wider
  • Great for Borders, Containers, Cutting Garden, Espalier, Ground Cover, Hedge, Mass Planting and Woodland Garden

Chansonette Camellia - Camellia sasanqua 'Chansonette'

A versatile flowering shrub, displaying profuse, brilliant pink, double blooms and glossy dark green leaves with a short, pendulous habit. Flowers are perfect for cutting. An excellent choice for a coloful low hedge, espalier, or groundcover. A mid-season bloomer. Evergreen.

Chansonette Camellia

  • Filtered sun
  • Blooms fall through winter
  • Water regularly, when top 3 inches of soil is dry
  • Moderate growing; reaches 2 to 3 feet tall and 8 feet wide
  • Great for Borders, Containers, Cutting Garden, Espalier, Mass Planting and Woodland Garden

Debutante Camellia - Camellia japonica 'Debutante'

Abundant, large, light pink, peony style blooms make a delightful contrast to the glossy, dark green leaves. Perfect for milder regions, and on of the ealiest to bloom. Mass in foundation plantings or use as an accent in lightly shaded beds or patio containers. Evergreen.

Debutante Camellia

  • Full shade to filtered sun
  • Blooms winter to early spring
  • Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat
  • Slow growing 6 to 8 ft tall and wide, larger with age
  • Great for Borders, Containers, Cutting Garden, Espalier, Hedge, Mass Planting and Woodland Garden

Kanjiro Camellia - Camellia sasanqua 'Kanjiro'

A truly stunning cerise pink semi-double bloom edged in red with golden stamens and a slight fragrance. Truly outstanding cut flower. Dense semi-weeping habit and glossy, dark green foliage produces an exceptional evergreen for foundation planting and backgrounds. A mid-season bloomer.

Kanjiro Camellia

  • Filtered sun
  • Blooms fall through winter
  • Water regularly, when top 3 inches of soil is dry
  • Moderate growing; reaches 8 to 10 feet tall and wide
  • Great for Borders, Containers, Cutting Garden, Espalier, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen and Woodland Garden

Nuccio's Pearl Camellia - Camellia japonica 'Nuccio's Pearl'

Spectacular, fully double blooms with pure white petals edged with an orchid pink blush. Flowers make a dazzling contrast with the glossy, dark green foliage Adds an elegant, formal appearance to any garden. Mid season bloomer. Evergreen.

Nuccio's Pearl Camellia

  • Filtered sun
  • Blooms in winter
  • Needs regular watering weekly, or more often in extreme heat
  • Slow growing 6 to 8 feet tall and wide, larger with age
  • Great for Borders, Containers, Cutting Garden, Espalier, Mass Planting and Woodland Garden

Pink-A-Boo® Camellia - Camellia sasanqua 'MonDel'

This stunning Camellia is a sport from the extremely popular red Yuletide Camellia. Large, wonderfully fragrant, deep pink blooms are centered with bright yellow stamens - making a beautiful addition to the cool season garden. Float blossoms in a bowl to enjoy the fragrance indoors. An excellent choice for a colorful hedge, espalier or border shrub.

Pink-A-Boo Camellia

  • Filtered sun
  • Blooms in winter
  • Water regularly, when top 3 inches of soil is dry
  • Reaches 8 to 10 ft. tall and wide in 12 years; larger with age
  • Great for Borders, Containers, Cutting Garden, Espalier, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen and Woodland Garden

Yuletide Camellia - Camellia sasanqua 'Yuletide'

Single, brilliant red blooms centered with bright yellow stamens make an elegant statement in the winter garden. The glossy, dark green foliage creates a handsome natural hedge, foundation shrub or espalier specimen. A mid-season bloomer. Evergreen.

Yuletide Camellia

  • Filtered sun
  • Blooms fall through winter
  • Water regularly, when top 3 inches of soil is dry
  • Moderate growing; reaches 8 to 10 feet tall and wide
  • Great for Borders, Containers, Cutting Garden, Espalier, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen and Woodland Garden

Source: Descriptions and images provided by Monrovia.com unless otherwise indicated.


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