Camellia japonica 'Royal Velvet'
We've seen 'Royal Velvet' bloom around the world and have never been short of impressed! The saturated, true red of these semi-double flowers lend a "royal" air to even the most humble gardens. Introduced by Nuccio's Nurseries in 1987.
» Bloom color: Deep red
» Bloom form: Semi-double
» Bloom size: Large, 4 to 5 inches
» Bloom period (NC): Mid spring (March)
» Growth rate, habit: Vigorous, upright/compact
» Zones: 7b-9
» Features: Staff favorite, best seller
» Parentage: Chance seedling