Camellia japonica 'Professor Sargent'
This widely grown cultivar dates back to 1908 and is a must-have in most gardens. Large, anemone to full peony form flowers open the season with burst of vivid crimson.
» Bloom color: Vivid crimson red
» Bloom form: Anemone
» Bloom size: Medium to large, 3 to 5 inches
» Bloom period (NC): Early spring (February)
» Growth rate, habit: Vigorous, upright/dense
» Zones: 7b-9
» Features: Best seller, hedge worthy, antique