Camellia sasanqua 'Autumn Sunrise'
This is a favorite of Dr. Clifford Parks because it is one of the earliest C. sasanqua to start blooming in the fall and the heavy bloom set is quite striking. The flowers are cup shaped as they open. A Camellia Forest Introduction, 2008.
» Bloom color: Rose-red fading white at center
» Bloom form: Single (Higo)
» Bloom size: Large, 4 to 5 inches
» Bloom period (NC): Early fall (October)
» Growth rate, habit: Vigorous, upright/dense
» Zones: 7b-9
» Features: CF introduction, bicolor blooms, hedge worthy