Camellia x 'Spring Awakening'
The semi- to rose-form double flowers are produced in such profusion that the foliage is hidden at the peak of bloom. This cultivar has an exceptionally fine texture. Place 'Spring Awakening' in your landscape where a splash of color is needed in the early spring. A Camellia Forest introduction, 1990.
Hardy to USDA Zone: 7b
Growth: Vigorous, open/upright
Blooms (NC): Feb to Mar
Bloom size: Small, 2.5 to 3 inches
Parentage: C. japonica 'Donckelarii' x [C. saluenensis x C. rosaeflora]