Camellia sasanqua 'Midnight Lover'
This was selected and named for its intense, deep burgundy red color; the deepest red we have seen in C. sasanqua. The semi-double blooms will make a wonderful contrast to the whites and pinks of other sasanquas in your garden. A Camellia Forest introduction, 1995.
Hardy to USDA Zone: 7a
Growth: Vigorous, upright
Blooms (NC): Oct to Nov
Bloom size: Small, 2.5 to 3 inches
Parentage: Seedling of C. sasanqua 'Crimson King'