Camellia sasanqua 'Irihi-no-umi'
Back in stock! (Fall 2021) Blue undertones highlight the blooms of "Sea at Sunset" (transl.), often allowing the petals' edges to turn purple with age. Glossy green foliage adorns this compact plant. Originated in Japan, circa 1890.
» Bloom color: Vivid rose red
» Bloom form: Single (Higo), occasionally semi-double
» Bloom size: Medium to large, 3 to 5 inches
» Bloom period (NC): Early to mid fall (Oct-Nov)
» Growth rate, habit: Moderate, upright/compact
» Zones: 7a-9
» Features: Antique