Camellia 'Autumn Herald'
Evergreen shrub with single, pale pink flowers during autumn and early winter, about 7 cm across with golden yellow stamens. Originated in New Zealand as a hybrid with Camellia pitardii as one of the parents.
Prefers partial shade, but tolerates shade and copes with full sun. Likes well-drained, slightly acidic soil. Prune after flowering.
One of the earliest camellias to flower.
Type of plantShrub - Evergreen
Size2 - 3 m tall
Landscape Useflower display, hedge, espalier, topiary
- Temperature: Hardy
- Light: Low Medium
- Moisture: Medium
- Soil: Medium
- Wind tolerance: Average