Camellia Grove Nursery
ESTABLISHED 1939

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Camellia Japonica Catalogue


 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.

 

Betty Ridley

 SUN 


Camelia Japonica - Betty Ridley

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FORMAL DOUBLE OF PERFECT FORM
slightly blue toned pink - profuse bloomer
Fast, upright growth.
Flowering early April to mid-September


Black Lace

 SUN 


Camelia Japonica - Black Lace

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FORMAL DOUBLE
Dark red flower.
Medium growth, compact and upright in habit.
Flowering June to September.


Black Magic

 SHADE 


Camelia Japonica - Black Magic

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SEMI-DOUBLE
large dark black-red
Fast bushy upright growth.
Flowering early June to early September.


Bob Hope

 SUN 


Camelia Japonica - Bob Hope

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SEMI-DOUBLE
dark red
Slow, bushy growth.
Flowering mid-May to mid-September


Brushfield's Yellow

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Camelia Japonica - Brushfield

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DOUBLE
pale primrose yellow pataloids surrounded by antique white petals - first flowers may be pink
Medium, upright growth.
Flowering mid-April to early September


Buttons n Bows

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Camelia Japonica - Buttons n Bows

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FORMAL DOUBLE
deep pink on outer petals shading to white in centre
Medium, bushy growth.
Flowering mid-April to mid-September


Carter's Sunburst

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Camelia Japonica - Carter

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
soft pink flecked with deep pink - earlier blooms tend to be more formal
Upright medium growth.
Flowering mid-April to mid-September


C.M. Wilson

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Camelia Japonica - C.M. Wilson

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
Large silvery pink blooms
Medium bushy growth.
Flowering late May to mid-September


Coral Delight

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  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Coral Delight

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SEMI DOUBLE 10CM
radiant coral pink
Slow, upright growth.
Flowering early June to mid-September


Courtesan

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  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Courtesan

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SEMI-DOUBLE
white with red to pink irregular markings
Medium, upright growth.
Flowering May to September


Dahlohnega

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  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Dahlohnega

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FORMAL DOUBLE
white with creamy yellow tinge. 7.5cm
Slow, bushy growth.
Flowering Mid-June to mid-September.


Debutante

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Camelia Japonica - Debutante

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
soft pink blooms
Fast, upright growth. Young plants sometimes show natural heavy leaf fall.
Flowering Mid-March to mid-September.


Desire

 SHADE 


Camelia Japonica - Desire

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FORMAL DOUBLE
White with pink shading, perfectly formed.
Medium, bushy growth.
Flowering Mid-April to mid-September.


D Herzilia de Freitas Magalhaes

 SHADE 


Camelia Japonica - D Herzilia de Freitas Magalhaes

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
Unusual purple pink colour which may vary with the soil.
Fast upright growth.
Flowering Mid-March to mid-September.


Dixie Knight

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  COASTAL 


Camelia Japonica - Dixie Knight

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
Brilliant deep red.
Fast bushy growth.
Flowering Late May to mid-September.


Drama Girl

 SHADE 


Camelia Japonica - Drama Girl

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Deep rose pink.
Very fast, upright open growth. Prune to make bushy.
Flowering Mid-May to mid-September.


Easter Morn

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Camelia Japonica - Easter Morn

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SEMI DOUBLE TO INFORMAL DOUBLE
Pale peach pink blooms of delicate texture.
Medium spreading growth.
Flowering Mid-May to mid-September.


Elegans

 SHADE 


Camelia Japonica - Elegans

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
Rose pink blooms with centre petaloids.
Medium spreading growth.
Flowering mid-May to mid-September.


Elegans Champagne

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Camelia Japonica - Elegans Champagne

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DOUBLE
White with pale yellow centre petaloids. Needs heavy disbudding.
Medium growth.
Flowering Late May to mid-September.


Emperor of Russia

 SUN 
  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Emperor of Russia

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
Bright to deep red.
Medium upright growth.
Flowering Late May to mid-September.


Emperor of Russia Variegated

 SUN 
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Camelia Japonica - Emperor of Russia Variegated

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
Bright to deep red marbled white.
Medium upright growth.
Flowering Late May to mid-September.


Erin Farmer

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  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Erin Farmer

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
Magnolia white with marginal pink blush more noticeable on outer petals.
Medium, upright growth.
Flowering Mid-May to mid-September.


Fire Dance

 SUN 


Camelia Japonica - Fire Dance

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Stunning orange/red blooms with petals held high. 12 cm.
Medium, upright bushy growth.
Flowering Early May to mid-September.


Grand Marshall

 SUN 
  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Grand Marshall

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
Rich deep red flowers. 11 cm
Medium upright growth.
Flowering Early June to mid-September.


Grand Slam

 SUN 
  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Grand Slam

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SEMI TO INFORMAL DOUBLE
Glowing deep red.
Medium, open, upright growth.
Flowering Late May to mid-September.


Great Eastern

 SUN 


Camelia Japonica - Great Eastern

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Rose red with occasional white markings at base of petals. Considerable colour variation may occur.
Medium, upright, bushy growth.
Flowering Early May to mid-September.


Guilio Nuccio

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  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Guilio Nuccio

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Large rabbit-eared petaloids. Coral rose.
Medium bushy growth.
Flowering Mid-May to mid-September.


Happy Holidays

 SHADE 
  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Happy Holidays

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FORMAL DOUBLE
Pale pink. 11 cm
Medium upright bushy growth. An exceptionally early start to flowering, beginning at the same time as C. sasanqua.
Flowering mid-March to mid-September.


Hawaii

 SHADE 


Camelia Japonica - Hawaiis

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
Medium to large blooms with fimbriated petals. Pale pink with lighter pink margins.
Medium growth and spreading habit.
Flowering late May to mid-September.


Henry E Huntington

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Camelia Japonica - Henry E Huntington

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SEMI-DOUBLE
pink
Vigorous, bushy, upright growth.
Flowering May to September.


Julia France

 SHADE 


Camelia Japonica - Julia France

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SEMI- DOUBLE
Light silvery pink with large fluted petals and very large foliage.
Fast, upright growth.
Flowering early June to mid-September.


Laurie Bray

 SUN 
  COASTAL 


Camelia Japonica - Laurie Bray

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Pale pink colour which intensifies as flower ages.
Medium bushy growth.
Flowering mid April to mid-September.


Lovelight

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Camelia Japonica - Lovelight

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SEMI-DOUBLE
White blooms with broad, rounded and creped petals.
Fast, upright growth.
Flowering mid-April to early September.


L T Dees

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  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - L T Dees

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FORMAL DOUBLE
Stunning dark pink 12 cm.
Medium upright growth.
Flowering mid-June to mid-September.


Magnoliiflora

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Camelia Japonica - Magnoliiflora

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Very pale pink with two rows of firm petals. Star-like in appearance.
Slow, upright, bushy growth.
Flowering mid-May to mid-September.


Margaret Davis

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Camelia Japonica - Margaret Davis

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
White with petals and pataloids finely edged deep rose.
Medium, upright growth.
Flowering mid-April to mid-September.


Margarete Hertrich

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Camelia Japonica - Margarete Hertrich

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FORMAL DOUBLE
White.
Medium, upright growth.
Flowering mid-May to early September.


Maroon and Gold

 SHADE 


Camelia Japonica - Maroon and Gold

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INFORMAL DOUBLE with loose form flowers.
Deep maroon red with golden stamens.
Vigorous, compact, upright growth.
Flowering mid-June to mid-September.


Moshio

 SUN 
  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Moshio

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Glowing bright to deep red.
Medium to upright growth.
Flowering mid-May to early September.


Mrs D W Davis Descanso

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Camelia Japonica - Mrs D W Davis Descanso

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DOUBLE
Blush pink.
Medikum, upright, open growth with some occasional variegated foliage.
Flowering late April to mid-September.


Nicky Crisp

 SUN 
  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Nicky Crisp

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Enchanting pale pink. 10cm.
Slow, upright, bushy growth. Prolific bloomer.
Flowering late May to mid-September.


Nuccio's Gem

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  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Nuccio

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FORMAL DOUBLE
White blooms with up to ten tiers of rounded petals.
Medium, upright habit.
Flowering early June to mid-September.


Paradise Illumination

 SUN 
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Camelia Japonica - Paradise Illumination

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Cerise pink.
Medium, bushy, upright growth.
Flowering June to September.


Peacock
('Hakuhan-kujaku')

 SUN 
  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Peacock

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SINGLE
Deep red with white streaks, tubular in shape.
Medium, slightly weeping habit. Long narrow foliage.
Flowering mid-May to early September.


Polar Bear

 SHADE 


Camelia Japonica - Polar Bear

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Creamy white flowers.
Medium, bushy growth.
Flowering mid-June to mid-September.


Prince Frederick William

 SHADE 


Camelia Japonica - Prince Frederick William

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FORMAL DOUBLE
Soft pink.
Fast, bushy, upright growth.
Flowering June to September.


Red Red Rose

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  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Red Red Rose

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FORMAL DOUBLE
Clear bright red. With a prominent rose bud centre.
Medium bushy growth.
Flowering Late June to mid-September.


R L Wheeler Variegated

 SUN 
  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - R L Wheeler Variegated

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SEMI-DOUBLE TO DOUBLE
Rose pink lightly blotched with white.
Medium upright growth with large attractive foliage.
Flowering early May to mid-September.


Roger Hall

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Camelia Japonica - Roger Hall

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FORMAL DOUBLE
Red/burgandy. 8cm.
Medium, bushy growth.
Flowering mid-May to early September.


Royal Velvet

 SUN 


Camelia Japonica - Royal Velvet

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Darek velvet red.
Fast, upright growth.
Flowering mid-June to mid-September.


Satsuma Kurenai

 SHADE 


Camelia Japonica - Satsuma Kurenai

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Rose form red flower.
Fast, bushy, upright growth.
Flowering June to September.


Silver Waves

 SHADE 


Camelia Japonica - Silver Waves

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SEMI-DOUBLE
White. 12.5cm.
Fast, upright growth.
Flowering mid-May to mid-September.


Spanish Dancer

 SUN 


Camelia Japonica - Spanish Dancer

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INFORMAL DOUBLE
Lavender pink.
Vigorous, upright growth.
Flowering May to September.


Tammia

 SHADE 
  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Tammia

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FORMAL DOUBLE
Small white bloom shading to pink around the edges.
Medium, upright, bushy growth.
Flowering June to September.


Waltz Time

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  POTS 


Camelia Japonica - Waltz Time

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Clear mid-pink with intricate deeper pink veining.
Medium, bushy growth.
Flowering late May to mid-September.


White Nun

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Camelia Japonica - White Nun

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Purest white with broad, rounded petals.
Medium, upright, bushy growth. Pairs well with C. Guilio Nuccio.
Flowering mid-May to mid-September.


Wildfire

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  POTS 
  COASTAL 


Camelia Japonica - Wildfire

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SEMI-DOUBLE
Glowing orange red.
Medium upright growth.
Flowering early May to early September.


Wynne Rayner

 SUN 


Camelia Japonica - Wynne Rayner

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SEMI-DOUBLE TO DOUBLE
Pink with lavender fringe.
Fast, upright growth.
Flowering early April to mid-September.