Camellia japonica 'Ashton's Candy Cup'
One of Dr. Ackerman's cold-hardy introductions, 'Ashton's Candy Cup' has a relatively unstable jumping gene; while most flowers open with red stripes and speckles on light pink petals with white margins, solid pink flowers sometimes occur. This plant is still quite new to us, but so far has grown moderately in an open, spreading fashion.
» Bloom color, form, size: White to pale pink with stripes & flecks, single, small (2.5-3")
» Bloom period (NC): Spring (March)
» Growth rate, habit: Moderate, upright/open
» Zones: 6b-9
» Features: Cold-hardy, candy-striped blooms
Policy effective April 1, 2022: No refunds will be processed for variegated Camellias on account for solid blooms. We try our best to select plants that have visible variegated blooms, but due to the genetics of the plant, the variegated blooms cannot be guaranteed. By adding this plant to your cart, you accept the no refund policy.