Camellia x 'Night Rider'
'Night Rider' is one of the most difficult Camellias to grow, but can be one of the most rewarding. Dark, black-red pigment seeps into every inch of this plant from the semi-double, waxy flowers, into the filaments, and to the tips of the new growth.
Hardy to USDA Zone: 7
Blooms (NC): Mar to Apr
Bloom size: Miniature, less than 2.5 inches
Parentage: Camellia x 'Ruby Bells' x C. japonica 'Kuro-tsubaki'