Camellia sasanqua 'Dwarf Shishi'
This smaller plant has bright red semi-double flowers. Like dwarf conifers, this plant grows quite slowly at roughly 3 inches per season, but will continue to grow year after year. While it's 10-year expected size is only about 3'x3', it could easily reach 5'x5' in 20 years.
» Bloom color: Bright rose-red
» Bloom form: Semi-double
» Bloom size: Miniature, under 2.5 inches
» Bloom period (NC): Mid to late fall (Nov-Dec)
» Growth rate, habit: Slow, mounding/compact
» Zones: 7b-9
» Features: Dwarf, container friendly
» Parentage: Chance seedling of C. sasanqua 'Shishigashira'