Camellia japonica 'Black Magic'
The flowers of 'Black Magic' are altogether unusual: The rich, dark red petals are not only creped and ruffled, they're also extraordinarily shiny. Though not as exaggerated as 'Holly Bright', the leaf serration is deep and quite defined.
» Bloom color: Black-red
» Bloom form: Semi- to rose-form double
» Bloom size: Medium to large, 3 to 5 inches
» Bloom period (NC): Mid to late spring (Mar to Apr)
» Growth rate, habit: Moderate, upright/open
» Zones: 7b-9
» Features: Year-round interest