Camellia japonica 'Morris Mercury'
This is a fall blooming selection from Morris Arboretum's collection of cold hardy, Korean Camellias. Single form flowers bloom regularly in November in Philadelphia each year. Sporadic spring blooms are expected. The plant has a more open habit with upright, arching branches. The original plant is 11 feet tall and 7 feet wide.
Hardy to USDA Zone: 6a
Growth rate: Average, upright/open
Blooms (NC): Oct to Nov
Bloom size: Small, 2.5 to 3 inches