Camellia japonica 'April Arabesque'
New! (Fall 2019) The latest addition to our cold-hardy April series! This beauty is one of the survivors of the winter of 1985, when temperatures here in central North Carolina dropped to -9°F. Fine, radial, deep pink striping on pale pink flowers make this plant a unique addition to colder climate gardens. A Camellia Forest introduction, 2018.
» Bloom color: Pink with fine to moderate rose-red stripes
» Bloom form: Single
» Bloom size: Medium, 3 to 4 inches
» Bloom period (NC): Mid spring (March)
» Growth rate, habit: Moderate, upright
» Zones: 6b-9
» Features: Cold-hardy, candy-striped blooms