Camellia japonica 'Red Jade'
One of a few Camellias to survive the -9°F cold in 1985. This plant bears light red, semi-double flowers in great profusion. A Camellia Forest introduction.
Hardy to USDA Zone: 6b
Growth: Moderate, compact/rounded
Blooms (NC): Feb to Mar/Apr
Bloom size: Small to Med, 2.5 to 3 inches
Parentage: 'Bernice Boddy' x 'Midnight'
Photo 3: Credit to Dwight Pakan- 20+ year old Red Jade growing in New Jersey, purchased from Camellia Forest.